• Balancing Cost in Global Mobility:
    Smart Cost Savings in a Difficult Time

    A helpful guide for global mobility professionals managing the impacts of COVID-19.

    Learn more about how your peers in global mobility are responding to the impact of COVID-19.

  • 2020 Mobility Outlook Survey

    Explore findings gathered from 155 global companies

  • 2020 Global Mobility Playbook

    Organizations are demanding a lot more out of the Global Mobility function. Compliance, efficient operations, and seamless relocations are now considered a given. The mission of the function has grown to include delivering excellent business advice, exceptional employee experiences, and solutions that promote talent mobility.

  • 2020 International Business Travelers Benchmark Report

    This survey, co-sponsored by AIRINC, FRAGOMEN, and GTN, provides an overview of international business travel policy and practice.
  • 2019 Long Term Assignment Benchmark

    The LTA benchmark provides a comprehensive overview of policies and practices for temporary long-term international assignments.
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Determine the cost of a short-term, home-based, or host-based assignment.

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Simplify Airfare Allowances

Provide consistent and fair airfare allowances to reduce administrative time and costs.

Gain Policy Insights

Draw on our deep experience and benchmark data to help guide your mobility program decisions.

Calculate Short-Term Allowances and Per Diems

Calculate daily or monthly allowances to support employees on short-term assignments or business trips.

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We’ll help you establish fair and equitable allowances, from cost-of-living to transportation, per diem, and more. Allowance recommendations are based on timely data collected by our in-house research team and prevailing market practices.

Compensation Across Borders

Gain insight into the nuances of global compensation. Explore market data, see how your organization compares, and discover innovative tools so you can stay competitive.



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Who We Serve

We work with a diverse group of organizations, from small and medium-sized businesses to Fortune 100 clients.

“We really appreciate the prompt attention you always provide us. Whilst we are a relatively small client to AIRINC, we always feel valued thanks to your proactive approach. Thank you!”

Delecia CoombsGlobal Mobility Manager | Pearson Plc.

AIRINC has been a trusted and reliable partner of Pfizer Inc for over 20 years now. Our ever-changing needs have been met with innovative solutions and lightning fast response times. Their expertise is second to none and their help has been invaluable.

Michael WashbournSr. Manager | Global Mobility Lead | Pfizer

For more than 20 years, AIRINC has been a key partner in the design, implementation, and execution of our international mobility portfolio; we have had the opportunity to work closely together through many initiatives. Their deep knowledge of the current market practices and future trends, coupled with their flexibility and high customer focus, are second to none. They are true professionals and AIRINC is a trusted partner for our organization.

Fernando Garcia RuizManager International Assignments Delivery | Philip Morris International Inc.

As a client since 2016, we really appreciate AIRINC’s expertise; they respond quickly and support our daily requests. In addition to our data partnership, AIRINC also provided outstanding assistance on benchmarking and assessing alternative assignment approaches when we recently reviewed our policies.

Maria Victoria Lopez RubioGlobal Mobility Strategy Manager | Repsol

Because it’s a pioneering tool, we get the opportunity to make what we do as professionals of reward more effective.

Peter NewhouseSVP | Global Head of Reward | Unilever

White papers & Articles

U.S. Residual Tax and the Impact on Global Mobility Programs

The United States has the ignominious distinction of being one of only two countries in the world (along with Eritrea) that implements citizenship-based worldwide individual taxation.

White papers & Articles

Effective Employee Relocation Planning for Brexit and Beyond

Brexit makes 2019 an interesting year for the UK as negotiations come to a head. Most companies have contingency plans, but what additional steps can companies take to plan business decisions against the backdrop of the UK’s future relationship with Europe and the rest of the world?

Benchmark Survey

Lump Sums

This report explores how companies are determining and delivering lump sums, and the pros and cons with this approach.

Benchmark Survey

Mobility Outlook Survey

Download the 2019 Mobility Outlook Survey to discover the latest trends and insights from clients around the world.

  • AIRINC Institute Part 1: Compensation Basics for Globally Mobile Employees

    Understanding how and when to use different compensation approaches is key to achieving global mobility goals.

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  • AIRINC Institute Part 2: Business Travelers, Commuters, and Tax Implications

    International business travel and commuters are two of the fastest growing types of international mobility. Designed to meet global short-term business objectives, they also provide organizations with opportunities to address other important goals such as talent development and greater flexibility for both the business and assignee.

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  • AIRINC Institute Part 3: How can you leverage policy suite segmentation for success?

    Adding policies to address new assignment types or populations, reducing overall program costs, offering flexibility to the business, and aligning mobility to overall talent strategy are just some of the reasons we’ve heard over the last few years.

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  • AIRINC Institute Part 4: Host-Based Solutions and an Introduction to Global Compensation from Korn Ferry

    These types of assignments tend to be most effective when specific conditions exist. The key to success is having a decision process in place to assess when this approach is likely to be successful, or when an alternative pay approach may be preferable.

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  • AIRINC Institute Part 5: Economic Volatility: Best Practices for Managing Your Mobility Program Over Time

    Learn about controlling program costs while meeting assignee needs via well-designed policies that address economic changes over time.

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