American Express® Corporate Card
The American Express Corporate Card comes with a host of standard and optional features to optimise the client company’s card programme – benefiting the employees and the company. The American Express Corporate Card can be issued to any employee who incurs expenses on behalf of the company. It is traditionally used for travel and entertainment but, depending on company requirements, can also be used at a wide range of merchants.
Comprehensive management information
We offer various solutions to allow monitoring of company spend and enhance compliance with your company’s expense policy. These include electronic statements, data files, monthly management reports and weekly transaction listings.
Membership Rewards Programme (optional)
The highly acclaimed Membership Rewards™ Programme can be linked to the American Express Corporate Card. The company or its individual Cardmembers earn one point for every R5 of eligible spend*. Rewards points may never expire and can be redeemed for a variety of lifestyle and travel rewards. Click here to find out more1.
*Eligible spend means all spend (local and international purchases), excluding cash withdrawals, casino chip purchases, fuel purchases, finance or other card charges, fees or taxes levied by us or the government, purchases of travellers cheques or other negotiable instruments, garage card transactions, budget account instalments and interest thereon, insurance premiums and internet transfers or payments [electronic funds transfer (EFT)] from your account.
As a Corporate Cardmember you and your guests can enjoy access to local and international Bidvest Premier Club airport lounges in South Africa at a discounted rate.
Worldwide travel service network
You can rely on the support of the largest network of travel offices in the world. With more than 1,700 American Express Travel Service locations in more than 130 countries, all Corporate Card enquiries can be handled locally.
As a Corporate Cardmember you get basic automatic travel insurance for both local and international travel when you purchase your travel ticket(s) on your Corporate Card. Our automatic insurance cover offers emergency and medical assistance around the world, while optional topup cover provides comprehensive insurance. Click here to find out more.
As a Corporate Cardmember you have access to a dedicated facility to assist with all your day-to-day service requirements. A dedicated key account manager will also be assigned to you if your spend exceeds certain thresholds. You also have access to a dedicated corporate helpdesk, which can be contacted on 0860 102 191 or +27 10 217 4736.