Kicking off 2021 by marking a significant milestone, Acorn Travels (formerly Hemas Travels) entered into an exclusive strategic partnership with Corporate Travel Management Limited (CTM), which is a global provider of innovative and cost-effective travel solutions for the corporate, events, leisure, loyalty and wholesale travel segments.
Established in 1994, CTM today is a global travel management company that combines personalised service excellence with market-leading technology to deliver a return on investment to customers.
As one of Sri Lanka’s foremost travel companies, Acorn Travels (formerly Hemas Travels) has always stuck by its promise of creating ‘Inspiring Journeys’ and expects this new partnership to yield results by enabling the company to offer its customers a wider, better, and more flexible choice of products.
“We are delighted to partner with one of the world’s leading travel management companies to provide our customers with best-in-class innovative travel solutions which can enhance customer experiences in the most cost-effective manner” said Hussain Habeeb, Managing Director of Acorn Travels.
“At CTM, we pride ourselves in going above and beyond industry expectations and in setting consistently new standards which reinforce our market leading position. The partnership with Acorn Travels, a leader in innovative travel solutions will further strengthen our presence and provide greater experiential travel options for travelers in Sri Lanka” said Larry Lo, Chief Executive Officer of CTM Asia.
CTM’s extensive Global Partner Network provides localised travel services in Australasia, Europe, Americas, The Middle East, Asia and Africa. With its presence in over 70 countries, CTM understands the unique and complex travel needs of businesses of every size, industry and domicile. The company’s global scale and reach coupled with its deep understanding of markets allows it to deliver highly customised travel solutions which suit the specific travel needs of each business.
“We are delighted to offer our customers with a myriad of travel benefits and services through our partnership with CTM. Being privy to a global network gives us the edge in providing a greater variety of options and price points which can cater to the specific needs of corporate travellers” said Malinga Arsakularatne, CEO of Acorn Group.
Acorn Travels is part of the Acorn Group, an aviation and travel conglomerate in Sri Lanka that encompasses multiple businesses and leading international brands in the travel and aviation industry. Incorporated in 1973, IATA accredited Acorn Travels is trusted for its distinctive ability to create exciting and inspiring experiences around the globe, offering packaged and customized travel solutions for both the leisure and corporate travel markets over the years.