BCD Travel expands in Latin America with opening of new office in Panama

New location builds on regional presence

UTRECHT, The Netherlands, Feb. 14, 2023 – Leading global travel management company BCD Travel has opened a new office in Panama City, Panama. This new operation expands the company’s footprint in Latin America and enhances service in a region where business travel demand is growing.

“Panama City is a critical hub for Latin America; by placing our new location there, we’ll take advantage of its regional connectivity,” said Beat Wille, BCD’s Senior Vice President & Managing Director for Latin America. “Panama’s close proximity to our Costa Rica operation allows us to leverage our robust technology infrastructure to continue servicing clients through both our Costa Rica and Colombia multinational service centers. Our Panama office will provide in-country support, as well as local ticket issuance and invoicing. This approach reflects our commitment to aligning resources to provide the best service for our clients.”

The new Panama operation will be led by Costa Rica country manager Sergio Blandino and his leadership team.

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 106 countries with a global client retention rate of 97%, the highest in the industry. 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 and its subsidiary BCD Meetings & Events, global meetings and events agency) and Park ‘N Fly (off-airport parking). For more information, visit www.bcdgroup.com.