Acquisition of Santa Fe Strengthens MOBILITAS Global Mobility Offering
Paris, 7 February 2024 – The MOBILITAS Group, specialist in global removal and relocation services, physical and digital records management, and heritage conservation, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Santa Fe Holdings Limited, the parent company of Santa Fe Relocation and Sanelo. This strategic move represents a significant milestone for both organizations and sets the stage for accelerated growth, innovation, and enhanced value for customers.
The MOBILITAS Group continues to expand its market reach and the strengthening of its global position. Santa Fe Holdings Limited brings a wealth of expertise, a diverse customer base, and a portfolio of cutting-edge solutions. By joining the MOBILITAS Group, Santa Fe Relocation and Sanelo will benefit from synergies that drive innovation, maximize operational efficiencies, and deliver unique value to customers.
“We are very pleased to welcome Santa Fe Relocation and Sanelo to the MOBILITAS Group. Our group has extensive experience in operating multiple brands within various industries with each brand growing in its own market segment independently” states Cédric Castro, CEO of the MOBILITAS Group. “Within the MOBILITAS group Santa Fe Relocation’s and Sanelo’s stories will continue and they will flourish.”
Samuel Mergui, a member of the MOBILITAS Group Management Board, will take over as CEO of Santa Fe Holding Limited.
Santa Fe Relocation is a global mobility company made up of 1,300 people, speaking 66 languages, working in 64 offices, in 38 countries, covering the entire relocation journey: Assignment Management, Compensation & Expenses, Corporate Immigration, Destination Services, and Moving Services.
“This is the best possible outcome for Santa Fe, Sanelo, our colleagues, clients and partners,” comments Yann Blandy, former Executive Chairman at Santa Fe and Sanelo, and Runar Nilsen, former CEO. “Whilst we are sad to be leaving an organisation we have come to love; we have passed the baton to very capable hands and are both looking forward to seeing how much further Santa Fe and Sanelo will grow as part of the MOBILITAS Group.”