Cleartrip to use Travelport’s ‘Travel Commerce Platform’
OTA major Cleartip and InterGlobe Technology Quotient (ITQ), Travelport’s distributor for India, Sri Lanka, Maldives and Bhutan, have signed an agreement that renews and expands the former’s distribution agreement with the GDS company. Under the agreement, Cleartrip will make use of Travelport’s Travel Commerce Platform. With its industry-first offerings such as ‘CT Flexmax, CT Flex, and CT Upgrade’, Cleartrip envisions to disrupt the OTA market.
As per the agreement, Cleartrip will make use of Travelport’s avant-garde platform to provide enhanced services to its larger customer base. Whereas ITQ will ensure Cleartrip gets access to its massive travel content featuring real time access to nearly 400 airlines. “As travel recuperates around the world, it is an exciting time to form new associations. Cleartrip is a celebrated name in the industry, and we are delighted to have partnered with them. We hope for a strong and mutually beneficial association,” said Sandeep Dwivedi, Chief Operating Officer, ITQ.
“This partnership with Cleartrip will provide us with new and exciting opportunities to work closely on their strategic business expansion,” said Mark Meehan, Global Vice President and Managing Director for Global Operators at Travelport, while further adding, “I am delighted to see our shared vision for modern travel retailing continue to bring a wealth of cutting edge advantages for both our customers and our industry, thus enabling us to further transform the travel ecosystem.”
Speaking on the partnership, Ayyappan Rajagopal, CEO, Cleartrip, said, “With a busy travel period ahead of us, we are excited to partner with InterGlobe Technology Quotient for the use of their advanced solutions to provide enhanced services to its customer base. This is a key strategic partnership for us that will help us gain competitive advantage and offer a superior value proposition, and also play a significant role in the exponential growth journey Cleartrip has embarked on.”