Siemens selects CWT for travel management

Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, has won the tender to provide services to Siemens.

Peter Ashworth
Peter Ashworth

The agreement covers the European region, encompassing 32 countries. Following an eight-month RFP process, CWT was awarded the contract.

Commenting on CWT's bid win, Thorsten Eicke, VP global mobility services at Siemens said: "CWT showed a high level of flexibility in meeting Siemens’ needs," said. "They demonstrated strong commitment and creative ideas during the entire RFP process, and offered a hub service configuration with a centralised customer support team that combines local needs with regional consolidation.

"We are confident that, with CWT’s support, we will be able to continuously optimise the service for our travellers and successfully take the next steps toward our Vision 2020," commented James Küng, head of global travel management.

Peter Ashworth, senior vice president central & eastern Europe at CWT, added: "We will bring Siemens real added value through the optimal combination of personal service and outstanding technology in our multinational service centres."

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