The banking industry is without a doubt one of the financial powerhouses in the economy of a nation and, in a larger scale, the world. They serve as the drivers for financial sources and crediting. American Express is a public company, mainly based in Three World Financial Center, New York City, New York, United States. The company’s niche is in the banking industry. The key people of the company are Stephen J. Squeri and Kenneth I. Chenault. The company’s CEO/Chairman is Kenneth I. Chenault, which resided by the current Vice Chairman, Stephen J. Squeri. Jeffrey C. Campbell is the current CFO while Laureen E. Seeger is the Executive VP and General Counsel. The Pres of Global Consumer Service is Douglas E. Buckminster.
American Express on Map
|Traded as:||NYSE: AXP|
|Industry:||Banking and financial services|
|Founded:||March 18, 1850 (in Buffalo, New York, US)|
|Key people:||Stephen J. Squeri, Kenneth I. Chenault|
|Headquarters:||Three World Financial Center, New York City, New York, United States|
|Products:||Charge cards, credit cards, traveler’s cheque and corporate banking|
|Services:||Finance, Insurance, Travel|
|Business data:||Google Finance / Yahoo! Finance / SEC filings|
How to Contact American Express Corporate Office
Main: (212) 640-2000.
Customer Service: (800) 528-4800.
Toll Free: (800) 528-4800.
Key People/Executives for American Express
|Kenneth I. Chenault||Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Chairman of American Express Travel Related Services Company Inc and Chief Exec. Officer of American Express Travel Related Services Company Inc|
|Jeffrey C. Campbell||Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP of Fin.|
|Laureen E. Seeger||Exec. VP and Gen. Counsel|
|Stephen J. Squeri||Vice Chairman|
|Douglas E. Buckminster||Pres of Global Consumer Service|
American Express Products and Services
American Express Company focuses on the provision of charge/credit payment card products and travel-related services to consumers and businesses internationally. Four segments comprise the main service circle of Amex. These are:
- S. Consumer Services
- International Consumer and Network Services
- Global Commercial Services
- Global Merchant Services
The company’s wide range of products and services include the following:
- Charge and credit card products, as well as other payment and financing products in lieu of cash such as Amex Blue and Express Credit Card
- Network services (Am Express P2P, Mediated, etc.)
- Expense (cost, overhead and others) management products &services
- Travel-related services (Cheques, etc.) such as Delta
- Stored value or prepaid products.
Its products and services also include acquiring merchants and processing settlement and service rendition such as American Express customer service, merchant financing, POS marketing, and information products and services for merchants; and security services such as fraud protection. The company uses different media for selling such as manpower in-house selling or walk-ins, third party selling, online services, and more.