Today, May 31, 2022, American Express Global Business Travel (Amex GBT) began trading as a public company on the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) under ticker symbol “GBTG." Apollo Global Management, Ares, HG Vora, Sabre and Zoom are among a new group of investors joining American Express Company with Certares and Expedia Group on the existing investor roster.
Being a public company accelerates our existing growth strategy, while providing additional investment capacity and the flexibility to create more value, choice and experiences for our clients. Lawyers Travel's number one priority remains supporting our travelers with our people, technology, and ambition, as the recovery in travel gains momentum.
GBT Travel Services UK Limited (GBT UK) and its authorized sublicensees use the “American Express Global Business Travel” trademark under a limited license from American Express. “American Express” and the American Express logo are trademarks and the property of American Express Company or its affiliated or related companies (American Express). GBT UK is a subsidiary of Global Business Travel Group, Inc. (NYSE: GBTG). American Express holds a minority interest in GBTG, which operates as a separate company from American Express.