Amadeus becomes the only company in travel space to bag Superbrands Award yet again
New Delhi, July 29, 2011 – Amadeus India, the leading transaction processor and provider of advanced technology solutions for the global travel and tourism industry was recently honoured with the Superbrands Award for the third consecutive time.
Ankur Bhatia, Managing Director, Amadeus India received the coveted award from Mr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission at a glittering ceremony held at The Grand Hotel, Vasant Kunj on July 27, 2011.
The Superbrand status is a fine testimony to a brand's strength. It has earned an enviable reputation for fair play and has come to be recognised as the world's premier, independent arbiter on branding. The organisation's raison d'être is to promote the discipline of brand management and pay tribute to exceptional brands. About 50 brands were categorised as Superbrands in various categories.
Speaking on the achievement, Ankur Bhatia, Managing Director, Amadeus India said, "It is a very proud moment for Amadeus India to be honoured with this award third time in a row. I am extremely grateful to the organising committee to have recognised and appreciated the discipline of branding at Amadeus India. This fortifies that Amadeus along with its commitment towards developing breakthrough products and solutions for its partners is also acknowledged for its brand excellence."
Commenting on the occasion, Anmol Dar, Chairman, Superbrands said, "Superbrands' success is based on the belief that, strategies that sell are the result of a fine understanding of the market and market needs. Based on the above theory, we are delighted to confer this award to Amadeus India, for its outstanding commitment and hard work in making their brand an unprecedented success for three years consecutively."
Amadeus is the chosen technology partner and transaction processor for the global travel and tourism industry. The company provides distribution and technology solutions to help its customers adapt, grow and succeed in the fast changing travel industry. Customer groups include travel providers (airlines, hotels, car rental companies, railway companies, ferry lines, cruise lines, insurance companies and tour operators), travel sellers (travel agencies) and travel buyers (corporations and travellers). Amadeus operates under a transaction-based business model that offers IT solutions to virtually all players in the travel industry.
Amadeus has central sites in Madrid (corporate headquarters & marketing), Nice (development) and Erding (Operations – data processing centre) and regional offices in Miami, Buenos Aires, Bangkok and Dubai. At market level, Amadeus maintains customer operations through 72 local Amadeus Commercial Organisations covering 195 countries.Amadeus India Private Limited was established in 1994 and is ISO 9001:2008 certified. Amadeus India's head office is located in New Delhi, with a wide network of 40 branch offices providing support to travel agents across the Indian sub-continent. Amadeus India offers agents access to more than 95% of scheduled airline seats as well as hotel rooms, insurance packages, car hire and other travel services worldwide. Amadeus' distribution system is preferred by travel agents in 217 cities across India as well as in Bangladesh, Nepal and Colombo with over 42,000 terminal installations in more than 13,000 travel agencies.
To find out more about Amadeus please visit: www.amadeus.co.in
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