11 December 2017
FCM Travel Solutions offices around the world are celebrating after being named the World's Leading Travel Management Company at the 2017 World Travel Awards. This is the seventh year in a row that FCM has been named the top global corporate travel management company.
The title was announced at the World Travel Awards Gala Ceremony held over the weekend at the JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay, Vietnam.
FCM’s Global Leader Marcus Eklund was thrilled with the news of the award and acknowledged how successful the past year has been for the brand. “2017 has been a milestone year for FCM Travel Solutions globally,” said Marcus. “It saw us strengthen our presence across key regions and service more multi-national customers. We also launched our next-generation technology suite FCM Connect, as well as Sam, our innovative and award-winning Smart Assistant for Mobile. Year after year, it is our strong service capabilities and industry-leading technology solutions that drive efficiencies in our client’s travel programs. And of course, the commitment and expertise of our people, who play an incredibly important role in our results.”
Bertrand Saillet, General Manager for FCM Travel Solutions Asia is equally delighted by the win. “Winning this award reflects the long standing strong partnerships with our clients. 2017 has been a really great year for us in Asia. We consolidated our operations across the region to leverage on shared technology and expertise to deliver a seamless world-class travel experience to our clients and have received great feedback. We won new clients and retained current ones because of our commitment to continuous technology improvements and customised service. Moving into the future, we will continue to strive for service excellence through client engagements and develop even more traveller-centric solutions”.
The global award adds to the collection of regional awards FCM had won as part of this year's World Travel Awards program. During 2017 FCM was also named:
- Africa's Leading Travel Management Company
- Asia's Leading Travel Management Company
- Australasia's Leading Travel Management Company
- Europe's Leading Travel Management Company
- Mexico & Central America's Leading Travel Management Company
- Middle East’s Leading Travel Management Company
- North America's Leading Travel Management Company
- South America's Leading Travel Management Company
World Travel Awards celebrates its 24th anniversary this year and is acknowledged across the globe as the ultimate travel accolade. Awards are voted for by travel and tourism professionals worldwide and these accolades recognise the commitment to excellence FCM has demonstrated over the past 12 months.
FCM Travel Solutions is the business travel partner of choice for large national, multinational and global corporations. We are an award-winning global corporate travel management company ranking as one of the top five by size around the world. We operate a global network which spans more than 90 countries, employing over 6000 people.
FCM are transforming the business of travel through our empowered and accountable people who deliver 24/7 service and are available either online or offline. Leveraging FCM's negotiating strength and supplier relationships in conjunction with our tailored business travel programs, our expertise delivers more for our clients where it matters most to them.