In today's increasingly globalised business environment, travelling for business purpose has become a necessity. More and more executives have to travel overseas or within the country to manage their corporate affairs. Senior executives particularly, have greater business responsibility on their shoulders and so, have to travel more often than any average business traveler.
For such crème clientele and frequent business travelers, American Express has launched the American Express Platinum Corporate Card. The card offers benefits like quarterly management reports, which provides detailed summary of spending, to organizations. This report can help companies to identify their recurring costs and to control the wasteful ones. Plus, the companies are able to monitor their travel and entertainment expenses and save significantly on them through the American Express Corporate Card program. The program provides offers and discounts from business partners on hotel stays, dinning, air travel etc. These features are also available on other corporate cards in the market like SBI Platinum Corporate Card, HDFC corporate platinum credit card, Axis Bank corporate credit card.
The card members get to enjoy personal benefits such as free air tickets for a companion on flights abroad, concierge facilities and exclusive privileges at reputed hotels worldwide.
The card has uniqueness in the following features:
Concierge facilities - The card members enjoy personalized customer care from a group of dedicated and highly trained professionals. They can be contacted through toll free lines for help in case of special requests or business activities including reservations for eating out, delivery of flowers or for emergency assistance during travel. In addition to this, the card holders have automatic access to Platinum Travel services, which include bookings for domestic as well as international flights, hotel stays and car rentals.
Protection benefits - The American Express Corporate Platinum Card comes with the highest business Air Accident Insurance coverage in the industry worth Rs 5 crore. In addition to this, it provides its members emergency medical assistance throughout the world including suggesting the names of English speaking doctors and legal professionals, when abroad. It also provides the card member $25000 overseas medical insurance.
Car Rental Programs - Through this feature, card holders can avail access to domestic as well as international car rental programs offered by Hertz, CarzOnRent and Avis India. The members are also eligible to avail discounts and upgrades schemes of these car rental companies.