TransPerfect Strengthens AI Capabilities With Acquisition Of Language Technology Company Tauyou

Sep 04, 2018


BEST PRACTICES SERIES

TransPerfect, a provider of language and technology solutions for global business, announced it has completed the acquisition of Barcelona-based language technology company Tauyou. Tauyou Founder Diego Bartolome will join TransPerfect's senior technology leadership team as Director of Artificial Intelligence. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Bartolome, a former board member of the Globalization and Localization Association (GALA), combines a passion for languages with deep technical knowledge in AI and has dedicated his career to expanding the usage of machine translation within the translation industry as well as the application of AI and machine learning to speech and image solutions. Bartolome has most recently worked in an extended collaboration with TransPerfect, where his leadership and technical acumen has played a significant role in directing the company's research and development of AI solutions and applications of this rapidly advancing technology. This includes, among other solutions, TransPerfect's secure AI portal for text and documents, industry-specialized MT applications, natural language generation, and predictive typing for translation and content creation.