American Express
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Headquarters New York, NY
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1850
Type Company - Public (AXP)
Industry Finance
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year
Competitors Visa Inc., MasterCard, Discover

Each day, American Express makes it easier, safer and more rewarding for consumers and businesses to purchase the things they need and for merchants to sell their goods and services. An engine of commerce, American Express provides innovative payment, travel and expense management solutions for individuals and businesses of all sizes. Most of all, we help our customers realize their dreams and aspirations through industry-leading benefits, access to unique experiences, business-building insights, and global customer care. Our heritage has been built on service and... More

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Welcome to American Express. Here we encourage everyone who works with us to do what they love with pride, share their innovations, and realize their full potential by helping other people realize theirs. That’s our purpose. And how we can be sure, in every situation, we do more than our job – we accomplish our life’s work.

Working at American Express

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Employees are “Satisfied”   1,779 ratings


88% Approve of the CEO   1,317 ratings

American Express Chairman and CEO Ken Chenault

Ken Chenault

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A great place to work and grow

  Current Vice President in New York, NY

Pros: Strong work-life balance. Always new projects to work on. Many strong team members to learn from. Lots of areas to move around and work in within the company. Full Review

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Accepted Offer Reviewed 4 days ago New

Interview Details – I went through the campus recruitment process. Had two case interviews. One is about the credit card profitability. The other is about the direct mail campaign efficiency. The interview questions are not too difficult and both of the interveiwers are nice. I only went through one round.Full Interview

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American Express Awards & Accolades

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100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2012
100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2010
Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
Employees’ Choice -50 Best Places to Work, Glassdoor, 2009
100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2013
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