ATPI Group acquires Melbourne-based Plan B

Global travel management and events business ATPI Group has acquired Melbourne-based Plan B Travel.

Melbourne, Australia
Melbourne, Australia

The new addition to the portfolio follows the purchase of Australian-based Voyager Travel in 2012 and ATPI's recent acquisition of Business World Travel in New Zealand.


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Plan B is a travel management company in the Australian market and was originally established by Clive Sher and Phillip Weinman in 2011, as a corporate travel agency aligned with their interests as a travel buyer. The company now services more than 130 corporate clients, offering travel management solutions and the latest industry technology. 

Graham Ramsey, CEO, the ATPI Group, said: "We are delighted to welcome Plan B Travel into the ATPI Group and are pleased to further expand our offering and presence in Australasia. Developing our group operation is a key part of our growth plans. Plan B and its clients fit well with the ATPI profile and will benefit from the Group’s global expertise, industry leading technology, and comprehensive people development. We look forward to working with the team and their clients."

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