Company History

Founded in 1981 as a human resources consulting firm specializing in career transition and global mobility support services, Ricklin-Echikson Associates, Inc. (REA) was the pioneer in the spouse/partner assistance industry and a leading innovator in the development and delivery of cost-effective programs to support families and individuals in transition.

With a business model that is unique in the industry, we offer clients centralized control and support through our world headquarters office in New Jersey, USA, while providing personalized services delivered via professional coaches based in the destination locations. In collaboration with carefully selected global partners, we design programs and services that incorporate the uniqueness of each country and culture, and address the complex needs of expatriating and repatriating families. We can provide a local partner contact in each region to eliminate time zone or cultural challenges.

With regional headquarters in the UK, Switzerland, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, Dubai, Africa and Brazil, together with our global partners we can deliver consistent, high quality services anywhere in the world.