Overview

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Total Equity Funding
$25.6M in 6 Rounds from 21 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$6.8M Series C on April 21, 2015
Headquarters:
Tokyo, Tokyo
Description:
Gengo, is a global, people-powered translation platform enabling everyone to read and publish across languages with one click.
Founders:
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Categories:
Crowdsourcing, Developer APIs, Language Learning
Website:
http://gengo.com
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Company Details

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Founded:
December 18, 2008
Aliases:
Gengo
Contact:
Employees:
7 in Crunchbase

Gengo’s unique platform consists of a diverse and growing community of more than 18,000 qualified translators from 114 countries working across 37 languages and 64 language pairs. The professional human translation platform represents a huge leap in quality compared to machine translation, while enjoying faster delivery times than traditional service providers.

Through its web offering and open API, Gengo enables businesses of any size to quickly and easily connect with a global audience at scale. Clients and partners include JTB, TripAdvisor, BuzzFeed, Rakuten and Vestiaire Collective; a more complete list can be found at https://gengo.com/customers/

Founded in 2008, Gengo is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan with an office in Silicon Valley.

To learn more about Gengo, visit www.gengo.com

Funding Rounds (6) - $25.6M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Apr, 2015$6.8M / Series C8
Apr, 2013$12M / Series B5
Sep, 2011$5.25M / Series A2
Jan, 2011$800k / Seed5
Aug, 2010$750k / Seed7
Jan, 2010undisclosed amount / Angel1

Current Team (7)

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Products (2)

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  • API. was launched in 2010
  • Translate was added to CrunchBase in 2010

Competitors (6)

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  • 2ndSpeak is a company that offers professional translation services between English and Spanish.
  • Ever been in a situation where you needed translation services right now? Or, you are planning an activity (trip, conference call, etc.)
  • Lingvus provides speedy and high quality online translations.
  • Qordoba is a SaaS solution that provides localization for humans and machines.
  • SpeakLike provides fast, business-quality translations of dynamic content requiring quick response.
  • tolingo is an online translation network that offers translation services in multiple languages and subject areas.

Partners (1)

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  • Translation Exchange is the revolutionary online localization platform for websites, apps and global communications.

Offices/Locations (2)

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  • San Mateo

    307 2nd Avenue

    San Mateo, California 94401

    United States

  • Tokyo

    3-27-11, Yushin bldg 8F, Shibuya,

    Shibuya-ku

    Tokyo, Tokyo 151-0051

    Japan

Past Team (7)

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Images (2)

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