As part of the transaction, Expedia Group would become a shareholder in, and enter a long-term strategic commercial agreement with, American Express Global Business Travel.
American Express Global Business Travel has appointed Nora Lovell Marchant to the role of vice president of global sustainability. She will begin immediately.
American Express Global Business Travel has appointed Jason Geall as senior vice president for the Europe, Middle East and Africa region. He will take up the post immediately.
Ovation Travel Group clients and travellers will continue to receive the outstanding, high-touch service for which the business and its people have become so renowned over the last 36 years.
This agreement brings the full value of American Express Global Business Travel accommodations program to clients using the Concur Travel booking tool.
American Express Global Business Travel has confirmed it will make cuts to its workforce in the UK as the hospitality industry continues to battle the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic.
American Express Global Business Travel has launched Travel Vitals, a travel briefing platform that gives travel managers a single source for all the information they need before, during and after a business trip.
American Express Meetings & Events has unveiled a new ground transportation platform using exclusive technology from solutions provider miMeetings. American Express Meetings & Events is a division of American Express Global Business Travel.
Andrew Crawley is currently chairman and chief executive of the Avios Group, the loyalty company owned by International Airlines Group, and a member of the IAG management committee.