American Express

basic info

http://www.americanexpress.com167 Years Old
New York, USAFinancial Services
10000+ EmployeesPublic  company

American Express impact

122.2million
Cards-in-force
1Trillion
World wide billed business
130+
Countries it is present in

about American Express

Each day, American Express makes it easier, safer and more rewarding for consumers and businesses to purchase the things they need and for merchants to sell their goods and services. An engine of commerce, American Express provides innovative payment, travel and expense management solutions for individuals and businesses of all sizes. Most of all, we help our customers realize their dreams and aspirations through industry-leading benefits, access to unique experiences, business-building insights, and global customer care. We enable our customers to do more and achieve more.

vision

We work hard every day to make American Express the world’s most respected service brand

American Express products & services

American Express Travelers Cheques

Take American Express Travelers Cheques on your next trip. If lost or stolen they are refundable usually within 24 hours.

Travel Insurance

American Express Premium travel services protect you when you are on the road for business or pleasure.

Financial Services

American Express' Premium Financial Services make it easy to protect your identity and your card relationships.

Pay Other Bills

American Express Bill Pay is a new online service letting you consolidate and pay bills from over 100 companies automatically with your Card.You have the flexibility to set up one-time or automatic payments and they'll appear on your statements like any other charge. Even better, you can earn rewards with eligible Cards.

American Express Gift Cards

Give American Express Gift Cards for sales incentives, employee recognition, customer appreciation, or as a great way to express gratitude to your friends and family.

Consumer cards

American Express is best known for its iconic Green, Gold, and Platinum charge cards, and offers credit cards of similar color levels in most countries.

Card design

The company mascot, the Roman Gladiator or Centurion, appears at the center of the iconic Zync, Green, Gold, Platinum, and Centurion cards. The figure and his pose evoke classical antiquity. These cards also feature intricate border and background designs that read "American Express."

ExpressPay

American Express introduced ExpressPay, similar to MasterCard PayPass and Visa payWave. It is a contactless payment system based on wireless RFID, where transactions are completed by holding the credit card near a receiver at which point the debt is immediately added to the account.

Small business services (also known as American Express OPEN)

American Express offers various types of charge cards for small businesses to manage their expenses, and the company is also the largest provider of corporate cards.

Commercial cards and services

American Express also offers a comprehensive range of cards designed to support mid-sized and large companies manage their travel and day-to-day operational expenses.

Publishing

The American Express Publishing Corporation published the Travel + Leisure, Food & Wine, Executive Travel, Black Ink, and Departures magazines until October 1, 2013, when it sold those titles to Time Inc. It publishes American Express Skyguide and is based in New York City. As of February 2014, Time Inc. is restructuring the portfolio of publications.

American Express team

CEO,Chairman

Kenneth Chenault

Past: Bowdoin College,Harvard Law School,Rogers & Wells,Bain & CompanyEducation : BA History, Bowdoin College,J.D. Harvard Law SchoolLocation: New York City
President, Global Network and International Consumer Sefices

Douglas Buckminster

Past: Executive VP, Marketing: American ExpressEducation : Boston University(1982), New York University(1986)Location: New York City
Executive VP, World Service

James Bush

Past: Executive VP, US Service Delivery NetworkEducation : DePaul UniversityLocation: New York City
CFO

Jeffrey Campbell

Past: CFO and Executive VP, McKesson CorporationEducation : Degree (Economics) :Stanford University, M.B.A. :Harvard University.Location: New York City
President - Risk & Information Management, Chief Risk Officer

Ash Gupta

Past: Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York:Board Member; SAYA Member, Avisory Board Symphony Teleca Past Board Member, Audit Committee ChairEducation : B.Tech: IIT,Delhi ;Columbia University -Columbia Business SchoolLocation: Greater New York City Area
CEO: American Express Banking Corporation India

Manoj Adlakha

Past: Head, Premium Products & Product Development, Asia Pacific, MD & CEO i3 Financial Services Pvt Ltd,CFO American ExpressEducation : CA,CFPLocation: New Delhi

American Express office photos

American Express worldwide Offices photos

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American Express Offices inside photos

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American Express office locations

Gurgaon Office
American Express Banking Corp., Cyber City, Tower-C, DLF Bldg. No.8, Sector-25, DLF City Phase-II
Gurgaon
Haryana 122002
0124 419 0000
Mumbai Office
American Express Banking Corp. One Indiabulls Centre, Tower 2, B Wing, 8th floor, Jupiter Mills Compound, Elphinstone, Mumbai
Mumbai
Maharashtra 400013

Bengaluru Office
American Express, 5th Floor, 100 Feet Road, Srinivagilu, Ejipura, Koramangala
Bengaluru
Karnataka 560047
1800 528 4800
Chennai Office
American Express Banking Corp. Regus Citi Centre, 6th Floor, City Centre Mall, Dr Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, Chennai
Chennai
Tamil Nadu 600 004

American Express amusing facts

American Express currently has over 109.9 million cards running on its proprietary network, these include consumer, small business and corporate cards issued by American Express themselves and cards issued by its Global Service Network partners that run on its network.
    1. 1
      American Express currently has over 109.9 million cards running on its proprietary network, these include consumer, small business and corporate cards issued by American Express themselves and cards issued by its Global Service Network partners that run on its network.
    2. 2
      The company mascot, the Roman Gladiator or Centurion, appears at the center of the iconic Zync, Green, Gold, Platinum, and Centurion cards.
    3. 3
      American Express extended its reach nationwide by arranging affiliations with other express companies, railroads, and steamship companies.

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