In February, American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) announced the acquisition of Hogg Robinson Group (HRG), a global B2B services company specializing in travel management. We are delighted to announce that the acquisition is now complete.
HRG is known for helping companies, governments and financial institutions to manage and control their expenditure; combining high-quality service delivered by an experienced team with the very latest digital solutions. We are excited about the expanded offering we will now deliver to our clients, with:
- Accelerated growth thanks to complementary footprints and solutions providing additional benefits to our clients.
- Combined travel technologies and development platforms, to create better products and services to serve our clients and travelers.
- Advanced infrastructure and technology capabilities, which will maximize our efficiencies.
Doug Anderson, American Express GBT Chief Executive Officer said, “The complementary geographical footprints of each company will improve the global scale and reach of our business, enabling us to achieve efficiencies across a best-in-class platform and accelerate growth. The technology roadmaps provide a powerful platform from which to drive future innovation. We will deliver a superior client and traveler experience through fully-integrated travel management solutions, including booking and expense management products.”