UAE’s dnata enters into partnership with US-based Amex GBT

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Desk Reporter
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Officials from dnata and Amex GBT | Image Courtesy: Dubai Media Office

The Dubai National Air Transport Association (dnata), a leading global air and travel services provider, has entered into a partnership with American Express Global Business Travel (Amex GBT), the B2B travel platform in order to provide full end-to-end travel and meetings management services.

The agreement sees dnata Travel Management become Amex GBT’s preferred travel partner in the Middle East.

“dnata will offer travel and meetings management services to Amex GBT’s customers in the region,” as per the statement.

A dnata travel group brand, dnata Travel Management is built on a client-focused approach, where people, technology solutions, processes and procedures revolve around corporate travelers’ needs. The dnata Travel Group represents the travel division of dnata, a global air and travel services provider.

Rashid AlAwadhi
Rashid AlAwadhi
Vice President
dnata Travel Group

“We look forward to working with Amex GBT and its clients as the region sees strong growth in corporate travel, fuelled by mega-projects and companies that are seeking to expand. Our team’s extensive regional experience goes back to dnata’s GSA and travel agency roots in 1959. Through the years, dnata has continued to build its expertise and network to earn its position as the largest travel management company in the UAE, and one of the largest and most successful in the Middle East. With our broad expertise and 24-hour support function, we will work hard to ensure Amex GBT customers enjoy a quality experience throughout their journey.”

Mr. Jason Geall, Amex GBT senior VP and GM for the EMEA region, said that, “We believe our current and future customers will benefit from best-in-class services with dnata as our preferred travel partner. dnata has a proven reputation for trust and transparency that supports Amex GBT’s commitment to service, governance and compliance.”

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