Category Archives: Blog

Further expansion: Packimpex acquires Milan-based Professional Relo Srl

[Bern, Switzerland – April 2022]: Packimpex expands its European reach by acquiring Professional Relo Srl in Milan, Italy. Packimpex now provides destination and immigration services and corporate housing across 15 offices in Switzerland, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, the UK, and now Italy. This transaction is part of a succession plan put in place by Professional […]

8 Rules for Successful Corporate Relocation

The coronavirus pandemic might have slowed things down, but the corporate relocation industry is still going strong. On average, despite the restrictions, we expect around 40% of employers worldwide to send staff on work projects that are based in outside their home HQs. Employees are highly motivated to relocate for a better job opportunity or […]

Introducing Dimitri Pennings to the Packimpex team

A warm welcome to our new Business Development Manager for the Netherlands Packimpex has welcomed another passionate expert to its growing team of over 150 professionals! Dimitri Pennings joined the company in January 2021 as the Business Development Manager responsible for the Dutch and Belgian markets. Dimitri will be based in our newly opened office […]

Hello from Amsterdam

Packimpex opens a new office to service the Netherlands, headed by our COO Alistair Murray and Dutch relocation expert Dimitri Pennings We’re starting the second quarter of 2021 on a high with the launch of a new Packimpex office in the Netherlands, which will be headed by our COO Alistair Murray. Following the integration of […]

Expat in Germany: The Best Tips for Foreigners Living in Germany

Are you an expat in Germany – or a soon-to-be one? Well, we know moving to a different country is exciting, but it can also be extremely overwhelming. If you think by moving to Germany, you may suffer from the language barrier and the differences in culture; don’t worry. These things are not a big […]

How does the ISO 27001 data security certification enhance relocation services?

Packimpex is one of the first relocation companies to get this important certification The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about the need to rethink business models in all industries and especially in relocation. Throughout the last year, all relocation companies have not only been severely affected by reduced numbers of international assignments due to travel restrictions […]

Damian Aebischer becomes shareholder of Packimpex Ltd.

March 2021 – We are pleased to announce that our CEO Damian Aebischer has become a shareholder in Packimpex Ltd. This significant step underlines Damian’s long-term commitment to Packimpex. It is the logical next step in the successful and long-standing business relationship between majority shareholder and Chairman Marcel Jörg (left) and CEO Damian Aebischer (right). […]

Cost of Living in Germany: The Definitive Guide

One of the first questions people ask themselves while planning a move to Germany is whether or not they can afford the cost of living in Germany. When looking for information online, it can be hard to find straightforward information. In the end, you really need to have this information before you can decide if […]