HONG KONG, Aug. 8, 2016 /CNW/ -- Concur, the world's leading provider of integrated travel and expense management solutions, today announced a new partnership with Didi Chuxing, the world's largest mobile transportation platform, to further simplify the expense management process in China. Concur users who request a ride using Didi Chuxing can now link ride transactions to their Concur account with just a click, creating a seamless experience.
With this integration, Didi Chuxing users can simply connect their account with Concur, select their trip type and begin booking rides. Once travelers arrive at their destination, an e-receipt will be automatically sent to the linked Concur account, where they can directly manage ride expenses and submit for reimbursements.
"China is the third largest international market when it comes to Concur business traveler spend, and we're seeing a dramatic increase in Didi Chuxing usage which is contributing to that spend," said Mike Eberhard, president of global distribution at Concur. "This integration not only simplifies the expense reporting process for the growing number of Concur users booking rides with Didi, but also helps travel managers and administrators effortlessly keep track of employee spend."
"Didi Chuxing Enterprise has a systematic and data-driven ride hailing and management service in China, while Concur is the leader in enterprise travel and expenses management. This partnership will increase the international recognition of Didi Chuxing's convenient and efficient transportation solutions and enhance Concur users' travel experience," said Mr. Derek Du, vice president and general manager of enterprise business unit at Didi Chuxing.
Didi Chuxing is currently available in the Concur App Center.
Concur, an SAP company, imagines the way the world should work, offering cloud-based services that make it simple to manage travel and expenses. By connecting data, applications and people, Concur delivers an effortless experience and total transparency into spending wherever and whenever it happens. Concur services adapt to individual employee preferences and scale to meet the needs of companies from small to large, so they can focus on what matters most for their businesses. Learn more at www.concur.com or the Concur Newsroom.
About Didi Chuxing
Didi Chuxing is the world's largest comprehensive one-stop mobile transportation platform. The company offers the full range of mobile tech-based mobility options for close to 300 million users across over 400 Chinese cities, including taxi hailing, private car hailing, Hitch (social ride-sharing), Chauffeur, DiDi Bus, DiDi Test Drive, and DiDi Enterprise Solutions. As many as 16 million rides are completed on Didi's platform on a daily basis in Q2 2016. A total of 1.43 billion rides were completed on DiDi's platform in 2015, making DiDi the world's second largest online transaction platform next only to Taobao.
As a practitioner in the sharing economy initiative, DiDi is committed to work with communities and partners to solve China's transportation and environmental challenges using big data-driven deep-learning algorithms that optimize resources allocation. By continuously improving the user experience and creating social values, we strive to build an efficient, collaborative, and sustainable transportation ecosystem. DiDi was named one of the Worlds Smartest 50 Companies by MIT Technology Review in 2016, and a Davos Global Growth Company in 2015.
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