American Express Global Business Travel releases its first Global Corporate Social Responsibility Report



American Express Global Business Travel has announced the release of its inaugural corporate social responsibility (CSR) report, GBT’s Commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility 2014. The report describes the company’s commitment to responsible, sustainable and ethical processes and practices in five key areas of focus: governance and ethics, employees, customers, community and environment. The 2014 report also includes plans to improve and expand GBT’s efforts in future.

“In 2014 American Express Global Business Travel became a standalone company, focused exclusively on corporate travel and related services and backed by 100 years of experience in the industry,” said Bill Glenn, President and Chief Executive Officer, American Express Global Business Travel. “This is the perfect time for us to take a more dedicated and focused approach to our global CSR activities. We are committed to integrating our CSR priorities into our newly evolving business objectives, and expanding upon our efforts over the coming months and years.”