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About us

We are the world’s leading provider of technology-enabled language, content management and intellectual property services. 

We help our customers to connect with people globally by communicating business critical content at scale, and enabling the protection and realization of their ideas and innovations. 

We work with 90 of top 100 global brands, the top 10 pharmaceutical companies and 18 of the top 20 patent filers worldwide.

Our Divisions

Our specialist teams combine the latest technology, proven processes and highly skilled staff to deliver complex services to meet the diverse needs of a global, blue-chip client base.
  • Language Services

  • Language and Content Technology

  • Regulated Industries

  • IP Services

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The Language Services Division is recognised as the world’s largest Language Service Provider and it helps customers to create, translate, and deliver content across 250+ languages. 

Our global team of linguists, project managers, subject matter experts and localization professionals work closely with customers to ensure their communications and multilingual content are compelling, accurate, consistent and tailored to the audience they need to reach.

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The Language and Content Technology Division offers the latest innovations in language and content management technology to help enterprises engage with global audiences – across any device. 

Our language technology and AI solutions enable enterprises to create, manage, translate and automate content in any language globally. And our content management technology supports the creation, translation and delivery of global content at scale – in ways that are efficient, secure and compliant. 

The combination of our language and content technology – enhanced with state-of-the art award-winning Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence – offers the capability to manage the ‘end-to- end’ content supply chain.

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The Regulated Industries Division provides a full suite of language services exclusively for highly regulated industries such as Legal, Life Sciences, Healthcare and Financial Services. 

This includes language solutions for clinical trial management and linguistic validation of Clinical Outcomes Assessments (COAs), insurance, retail, commercial and investment banking, compliance, mergers and acquisitions and litigation.

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The IP Services Division delivers high-quality patent translations, seamless patent filing and unmatched IP research capability. 

Our clients benefit from expert and experienced translators, supported by innovative language technology which lowers costs and increases consistency. We offer the most robust intellectual property research services and tools available – from traditional to crowd-based search.

Information for our Investors

RWS Holdings plc is the ultimate holding company of RWS.

We are incorporated in the UK, with worldwide operations reporting into the UK head office. For a list of our office locations, please visit our contact page.

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