Global Holidays will, from the anticipated date of June 01, distribute the travel commerce platform’s technology and services across the country, including the Galileo and Worldspan platforms.
Operations will be headed by Georges Moussa, owner, Global Holidays, which is a subsidiary of Dubai-based conglomerate Planet Group. The company’s sales force already maintains relationships with over 400 travel agents across Lebanon.
Matthew Powell, managing director, Middle East and South Asia, Travelport, commented, “We believe the company has the expertise and experience required to not only maintain, but extend our leadership position in the market by setting a new benchmark in service and support for travel agents.”
The current distributor, Gate 7, will remain active until May 31 to ensure a smooth transition and uninterrupted customer service.