- Total Equity Funding
- $25.6M in 6 Rounds from 21 Investors
- Most Recent Funding
- $6.8M Series C on April 21, 2015
- Tokyo, Tokyo
- Gengo, is a global, people-powered translation platform enabling everyone to read and publish across languages with one click.
- Robert Laing, Takeshi Amano, Matthew Romaine
- Crowdsourcing, Developer APIs, Language Learning
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) - $25.6MUpdate
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