At its annual convention this month in Orlando, the Global Business Travel Association delivered on a promise to make sustainability a primary focus. It announced new initiatives for buyer and supplier members while speakers used the soapbox to implore the industry to leverage its enormous spending power to kickstart sustainable aviation fuel funding.
Sustainability encompasses many areas, but climate change often takes the spotlight in business travel dialogue, and aviation is the most significant contributor to business travel's greenhouse gas emissions. American Express Global Business Travel VP of global sustainability Nora Lovell Marchant laid out . . .