Mastercard has partnered with Crisis24 to provide Mastercard Travel and Expenses (T&E) cardholders with a risk management platform underpinning its travel risk management offering.

It will be available across the Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (EEMEA) region, the platform offers travel and business-related risk assessments and mitigation recommendations.

Crisis24 is a GardaWorld company and an integrated risk management, crisis response, consulting and global protective solutions firm,

The travel risk management solution by aims to deliver successful and safe travel experiences for the employee and the company. Organizations can take a more proactive approach to managing potential threats to their people and sites, as well as ensuring their safety while traveling on business.

Mastercard’s T&E solutions enable control, security, and visibility across the many touchpoints of the payment journey. Adding functionality to ensure the safety of people is a welcomed new feature of Mastercard T&E value proposition, which has been designed and built by leveraging decades of experience, industry best practices and user input. The platform provides authorized users access to location intelligence briefs, risk ratings, alerts, and evacuations[1] in the event of a crisis.

Supporting the corporate security function, the solution allows companies to conduct pre-emptive assessments of risk versus reward of business activities, develop and execute a corporate security strategy and establish alert protocols to instantly communicate important information across the organization’s people.

The travel risk management solution features dynamic intelligence capabilities, with extensive content intuitively categorized and rated to ensure superior clarity. Equipping companies with an in-depth understanding of the global risk landscape, the solution offers a high degree of configurability to align with any organization’s policies.