Direct ATPI Global Travel chooses London’s Business Travel Show for first European introduction

Direct ATPI Global Travel, the global organisation formed by ATPI together with Direct Travel, will exhibit for the first time to attendees at the 2018 Business Travel Show. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet the team and learn more about their new approach to travel management. 

Representatives from Direct ATPI Global Travel will be on hand to provide insight on its fully scalable, value-centric service model designed to meet the needs of mid-market market companies who want to globalise their travel programme, whilst retaining flexible and local service.

Andrew Waller, chief executive officer, the ATPI Group, comments: “The Business Travel Show is the perfect platform to introduce Direct ATPI Global Travel this side of the Atlantic as we continue to challenge the status quo of the TMC sector with this unique mid-market proposition. The strategic agreement between ATPI and Direct Travel combines two strong corporate travel brands who are renowned for their high-touch service enabled by smart technology. We look forward to heralding a year of growth with our high profile start to the year at Olympia London.”

Ed Adams, chief executive officer, Direct Travel, adds: “The launch of Direct ATPI Global Travel presents an exciting opportunity for mid-market businesses looking for a consistent yet personal solution to their travel requirements for their global operations. Since launching we have seen a strong level of interest from businesses keen to utilise the opportunities of a more flexible global travel programme.”

The aligned technology of both Direct Travel and ATPI allows Direct ATPI Global Travel to service clients with a tailored and personal approach on a global basis.  It provides full empowerment of multinational client servicing, management information reporting and safety and security solutions. Moreover, Direct ATPI Global Travel offers high-touch service delivered consistently across 150 offices in over 60 countries, all taking advantage of the organisation’s strong global buying power and operational ownership.

Together, ATPI and Direct Travel represent over $7 billion in sales and draw upon over 4,500 team members worldwide to service clients.

The Direct ATPI Global Travel team will be on stand B440. The Business Travel Show runs from 21- 22 February 2018 at London Olympia.