Egencia is embarking on a major recruitment drive to supercharge its technological products and services.
It is recruiting for nearly 100 full-time positions across the US, Europe and India, including software developers, data analysts, product managers, designers, and data engineers.
Mark Hollyhead, President of Egencia, said: “Business travel lags behind other sectors, including retail, financial services, healthcare and e-commerce when it comes to the application of data science.
“We’re investing heavily in enhancing our capabilities in this area to ensure near-term value for our customers and long-term growth as we move towards an open platform that unlocks new opportunities for travel managers and business travellers alike.”
Egencia said the investment reflects its belief that applying data-fuelled intelligence to its products and services will create powerful advantages corporate travel managers and their travelling employees, including enhanced personalisation, simplified customer experience and greater cost efficiency.
Francisca Zanoguera, Vice President of Data & Analytics at Egencia, added: “We know that applying data science to Egencia’s end-to-end travel management solutions, creates new and exciting possibilities to transform our sector.
“We are looking forward to bringing more AI and ML-powered products, services, experiences and intelligence to the market.”