Amadeus is a leading provider of technology solutions and services for the travel industry. We are a truly global company of more than 16,000 professional serving customers in more than 190 countries. Our corporate headquarters are in Madrid, Spain. Our R&D centre is in Nice, France and our operations data centre is run from our site in Germany. Innovative technology is one of our strategic pillars and we invested €763m in 2017 (16 per cent of revenue). Our technology helps airlines to grow their revenues, optimise costs and build brand and customer loyalty. Fair competition and consumer choice are key drivers of a sustainable and competitive airline distribution marketplace that we advocate for.