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RWS Group Welcomes HRH The Duke of Gloucester

UK

07/02/2015

The Duke was accompanied by Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher Bt JP, Lord-Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire, Mrs Francesca Skelton DL, High Sheriff of Buckinghamshire, Councillor Mimi Harker OBE, Chairman of Chiltern District Council and Mrs Valerie Letheren, Vice-Chairman, Buckinghamshire County Council. The Royal party was greeted by Andrew Brode, Chairman of RWS Group and Charles Sitch, Managing Director of the UK Translation Division. The Duke was then escorted on a tour of the offices where he met some of the translators and checkers, and showed a keen interest in their work. Following the tour His Royal Highness presented The Queen’s Award for Enterprise during a short ceremony attended by RWS staff. Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher read the citation and His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester presented Andrew Brode, the Chairman of RWS Group, with the award and certificate. RWS received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise award for International Trade – the UK’s highest accolade for business success in recognition of achieving continuous growth and commercial success.
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RWS Holdings plc is the world’s leading provider of technology-enabled language, content management and intellectual property services. We help our customers to connect with and bring new ideas to people globally by communicating business critical content at scale and enabling the protection and realization of their innovations. 


Our vision is to help organizations interact effectively with people anywhere in the world by solving their language, content and market access challenges through our collective global intelligence, deep expertise and smart technology. 


Customers include 90 of the globe’s top 100 brands, the top 10 pharmaceutical companies and 18 of the top 20 patent filers worldwide. Our client base spans Europe, Asia Pacific, and North and South America across the technology, pharmaceutical, medical, legal, chemical, automotive, government and telecommunications sectors, which we serve from offices across five continents. 


Founded in 1958, RWS is headquartered in the UK and publicly listed on AIM, the London Stock Exchange regulated market (RWS.L). 


For further information, please visit: www.rws.com.