This news story originally appeared at World Travel on 3 December 2021

American Express Global Business Travel, the world’s leading B2B travel platform, to go public via combination with Apollo Strategic Growth Capital

NEW YORK, December 03, 2021--American Express Global Business Travel ("GBT"), the world’s leading B2B travel platform, today announced its entry into a definitive business combination agreement with special purpose acquisition company Apollo Strategic Growth Capital (NYSE: APSG) ("APSG"). The combination is expected to create the world’s largest publicly traded B2B travel platform, which plans to list on the New York Stock Exchange ("NYSE") under the new ticker symbol "GBTG". Becoming a public c