Gengo is a global provider of people-powered translation at scale. Via direct order or API integration, individuals and businesses worldwide can dynamically order translations from a network of more than 15,000 pre-tested translators working across 36 language pairs. Gengo is a truly international company, incorporated in the U.S. and headquartered in Tokyo. Our team embodies this global spirit with representatives from Japan, U.S.A., U.K., Canada, Australia, Switzerland, Kazakhstan, Russia, Italy, Singapore and more. Our customer base is equally diverse and ranges from individuals to large enterprise clients like YouTube, TripAdvisor, Rakuten and Vestiaire Collective. Gengo is backed by an international group of well-known companies including Intel Capital, Atomico, Iris Capital, Infocomm and Recruit Holdings.
Type
Private
HQ
Tokyo, JP
Founded
2008
Employees
662 (est)
Gengo was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Tokyo, JP

Key People at Gengo

Robert Laing

Robert Laing

CEO & Co-founder
Benjamin Joffe

Benjamin Joffe

Investor
Christoph Janz

Christoph Janz

Investor
Mark Goines

Mark Goines

Investor
Wenceslao Casares

Wenceslao Casares

Investor
Mitchell Kapor

Mitchell Kapor

Investor

Gengo Locations

Tokyo, JP
San Mateo, US
Shibuya, JP
Manila, PH
London, GB

Gengo Metrics

Gengo Summary

Founding Date

2008

Total Funding

$25.6 M

Latest funding size

$6.8 M

Time since last funding

over 1 year

Investors

Gengo's latest funding round of $6.8 M was in April 2015. In total, Gengo has raised $25.6 M.

Gengo Company Life

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