WELCOME TO ABTA

African Business Travel Association

If you are involved in booking, buying or supplying corporate travel products or services, then ABTA is the organisation for you.

Through ABTA’s global education partner ACTE (Association of Corporate Travel Executives), ABTA is a globally recognised business travel association, but with specific expertise about corporate travel in Africa. ABTA is based in Johannesburg, South Africa, and has operations and a Member base in other key African markets including Angola, Ghana, Kenya, Namibia and Nigeria.

By participating in ABTA’s various events, initiatives, research projects and networking opportunities, our members are always armed with information about industry best practice, able to tackle trends and challenges, and grow their network of industry contacts.

If you operate as a buyer or supplier of corporate travel into or on the African Continent, ABTA is your primary resource for just about anything you need – contacts, information, training, resources, trends, peer-to-peer learning, networking and more.

Call or email us today to find out about becoming part of ABTA’s Corporate Travel community.

Through Education, Innovation and Collaboration ABTA:

  • Assists its Members to add value to their organisations by providing relevant and instantly usable benefits when managing, buying or selling corporate travel

  • Provides a platform for region-specific Travel Management education, networking opportunities and continued professional development

  • Raises the standard of the Business Travel industry by providing access to local and global industry best practices

  • Guides companies when sending travellers into Africa, giving destination and traveller safety information, local contacts and reputable suppliers, and more

MEMBERSHIP

ABTA’s Membership base spans the globe, with the majority of members being based on the African Continent.

Members come from all industry sectors including Corporate Travel Co-ordinators and Buyers, TMC’s, Airlines, Hotels, Card companies, GDS and Technology, Ground transportation and more.

Whether booking, buying, managing or supplying business travel products or services, ABTA Membership is a key advantage to assist you in information gathering, educational resources and peer-to-peer networking opportunities.

ABTA’s Membership base extends across Africa, Europe, the Middle East and North America.

Whether booking, buying, managing or supplying business travel products or services, ABTA Membership is a key advantage to assist you in information gathering, educational input and peer-to-peer networking opportunities.

WHO SHOULD JOIN?

Any individuals with a direct or indirect involvement in the booking, buying, managing or supplying of business travel and related services should become ABTA Members including:

  • Personal Assistants

  • Travel Bookers and Co-ordinators

  • Travel Buyers

  • Finance Managers

  • Procurement Managers

  • Supply Chain and Sourcing Managers

  • Travel Consultants

  • Travel Agents and TMC’s

  • Industry Suppliers (Air/Hotel/Car/Card etc)

  • Travel Press

  • Academia

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