Our point of view

The bigger picture

Our clients know we love solving their travel program problems. But we’ve got a bigger vision. The world has overwhelming problems. We want BCD Travel to be part of the solution. Our purpose as a world-leading company goes beyond profits and great service. We’re combining the energy of our business with the power of our client and supplier relationships to create a team of companies working together to do far more than anything we could do on our own. For the common good. And for greater social impact. To power our customers’ success by making the most of their travel investment, keeping travelers safe and enhancing the traveler experience.

Our mission

Helping people and companies
travel smart and achieve more.

Our vision

Be the world’s most trusted and innovative
travel management company.

Our values

Vision 
We look beyond the horizon to anticipate change. We deliver tomorrow’s travel, today. We push the boundaries of what we do and how we do it. We embrace the new and use it intelligently. We are passionate about shaping the next generation of business travel.

Innovation
We’re creative, and we love solving problems in new ways. With a genuinely talented group of people, great products, open minds and clients with complex and unique challenges, we just can’t help ourselves.

Service
Business travel isn’t just about technology and systems. It’s what we do for people with them that counts. Simply put, we like helping people—whether they’re colleagues, clients or partners.

Integrity
We deliver what we promise, and only promise what we can deliver. We do what we say with warmth, humor, and a great deal of thought. (That’s why people enjoy working with us!)

Teamwork
We’re natural partners with our clients, colleagues, and our community, and we’re at our best when working together to produce extraordinary results.

Strength
We aim to always exceed our financial goals and the expectations of our clients, our colleagues and our shareholders. We build our human resources by giving exciting opportunities to our own people, and bringing aboard new people whose skills enhance and expand our already strong base. We’re committed to growing our global footprint together with our customers.

About BCD Travel

BCD Travel helps companies make the most of what they spend on travel. We give travelers innovative tools that keep them safe and productive, and help them make good choices on the road. We partner with travel and procurement leaders to simplify the complexities of business travel, drive savings and satisfaction, and move whole companies toward their goals. In short, we help our clients travel smart and achieve more. We make this happen in 109 countries with almost 13,800 creative, committed and experienced people. And it’s how we maintain the industry’s most consistent client retention rate, with 2018 sales of US$27.1 billion. For more information, visit www.bcdtravel.com.

About BCD Group

BCD Group is a market leader in the travel industry. The privately-owned company was founded in 1975 by John Fentener van Vlissingen and consists of BCD Travel (global corporate travel management), BCD Meetings & Events (global meetings and events agency), Travix (online travel: CheapTickets, Vliegwinkel, BudgetAir, Flugladen and Vayama), Park ‘N Fly (off-airport parking) and Airtrade (consolidation and fulfillment). BCD Group employs over 14,900 people and operates in 109 countries with total sales of US$29.8 billion in 2018, including US$10.7 billion partner sales. For more information, visit www.bcdgroup.com.