RWS Group wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise

RWS is celebrating being a winner of the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise, the UK’s highest accolade for business success. We are receiving the award in recognition of     continuous achievement in international trade over 6 years: we trade with 71 overseas markets and have expanded our share of international translations, particularly patents filed in new markets outside Europe.

Andrew Brode, Chairman of RWS Group is delighted: “RWS has gone from strength to strength and I am proud that our market leading performance is being recognised. This is the fifth occasion that we have received The Queen’s Award under each Prime Minister from Margaret Thatcher to David Cameron, and is testament to the quality and commitment of the entire staff in the UK, France, Germany, China, Japan and the USA.”

The awards are made annually by HM The Queen and are only given for the highest levels of excellence. Approximately 160 Queen’s Awards have been announced this year for outstanding business achievement in the fields of International Trade, Innovation and Sustainable Development.

RWS Group was established in 1982 and is a global leader in language services, employing over 600 staff worldwide. It is a leading provider of intellectual property support services and high level technical translation and localisation services for clients in the engineering, electronics, pharmaceutical and life sciences, chemical, legal and financial industries.

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