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RWS Global Research Community Collecting COVID-19 Research for Pharmaceutical Companies

RWS Global Research Community Collecting COVID-19 Research for Pharmaceutical Companies

RWS has mobilized its global research community to find scientific information that might be beneficial to pharmaceutical companies working on COVID-19 vaccines or treatments. In an effort to make a contribution to the global search for medical solutions to the current pandemic, RWS launched an online study on Friday, 20 March to collect prior research […]

COVID-19 update from RWS

COVID-19 update from RWS

As the COVID-19 (coronavirus) spreads rapidly globally, RWS continues to monitor and review the information released by governments and the World Health Organization and follows the local guidance they provide. As our top priority is the health and safety of our employees, we are communicating regularly with our staff in an effort to safeguard their […]

Chairman Andrew Brode – Entrepreneur of the Year 2019

Chairman Andrew Brode – Entrepreneur of the Year 2019

Andrew Brode, Chairman at RWS, has been named ‘Entrepreneur of the Year 2019’ by Broadwalk Asset Management for his achievements. In 1995 Mr Brode acquired RWS, a professional translations business from the founding family with minority equity from 3i. He held a 75% shareholding and in 2003 listed RWS on AIM and currently owns a […]

AIM Company of the Year – 2019

AIM Company of the Year – 2019

RWS is delighted to announce that it has won the AIM Company of the Year Award. The award recognizes RWS’s leading position in translation and localization, intellectual property support solutions and life sciences language services. Richard Thompson, CEO of RWS Holdings plc was delighted to collect the award on behalf of RWS: “Winning this award […]

RWS Launches Scholarship Programme with The University of Manchester

RWS Launches Scholarship Programme with The University of Manchester

RWS, one of the world’s leading language and intellectual property support services providers, has launched a scholarship programme in collaboration with The University of Manchester to encourage students from lower income families to complete a degree in modern languages. Named after RWS’s Chairman, Andrew Brode, the ‘RWS Brode Scholarship Programme’ will support a total of […]

RWS Life Sciences Welcomes New Managing Director

RWS Life Sciences Welcomes New Managing Director

RWS is pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Hart as Managing Director of RWS Life Sciences, effective 13 May. Jon is highly skilled in revenue and profit growth, with broad experience across the entire value chain including marketing, sales, operations and technology. During his career, Jon has held direct responsibility for sales teams, operations […]

RWS and IPPH Strengthen Partnership Following UK Visit

RWS and IPPH Strengthen Partnership Following UK Visit

RWS recently hosted a delegation from the Intellectual Property Publishing House (IPPH), a leading IP services provider in China, founded by the Chinese State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO), at its global headquarters in the UK. Minesoft, co-owners of RWS’s market-leading patent search database, PatBase, also joined the meeting. The visit was an opportunity for RWS, IPPH […]

RWS Acquires Alpha Translations Canada Inc.

RWS Acquires Alpha Translations Canada Inc.

RWS Holdings plc (“RWS”, “the Group”), today announces the acquisition of Alpha Translations Canada Inc. (“Alpha Translations”), a leader in expert legal and financial translations. The acquisition will be highly complementary to RWS’s existing Language Solutions business and will strengthen its specialist legal and financial translation offering. In particular, the acquisition will enhance RWS Language […]

RWS Announced Winner of the 2018 AIM Transaction of the Year Award

RWS Announced Winner of the 2018 AIM Transaction of the Year Award

Last night, at the AIM Awards event in London, RWS was announced winner of the AIM Transaction of the Year Award, recognizing the transformative impact of RWS’s acquisition of Moravia in November 2017. “As selective acquisitions are a key part of our strategic growth strategy, I am thrilled that RWS has  received this external recognition […]

Moravia Rebrands to RWS Moravia

Moravia Rebrands to RWS Moravia

RWS is pleased to announce the rebrand of Moravia, the Group’s most recent acquisition and specialist localization division, to RWS Moravia. Since the acquisition in November 2017, we have been focused on assimilating Moravia into the Group. Today’s rebrand announcement, at the start of our new financial year, marks the completion of this milestone. We […]

Expansion of RWS Language Solutions

Expansion of RWS Language Solutions

RWS Language Solutions, one of RWS’s four specialist divisions, today announces that three further business units will start trading under the division. Eclipse Translations, RWS Group Deutschland GmbH and RWS Group Schweiz GmbH are already part of the RWS group of companies (see notes), but until now, have continued to trade under their existing brands. […]