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PRESS RELEASE—Acolad and DeepL Partner to Accelerate Language AI Solutions for Global Enterprises

Language solution leaders align to accelerate wide-scale implementations as demand for enterprise AI soars

June 7, 2024—Leading Language AI company DeepL and renowned leader in AI-powered language and content solutions, Acolad, have announced a strategic business partnership aimed at further accelerating language solutions for Global enterprises. The partnership comes at a time of high demand for AI technology within enterprises—with over 90% of enterprise AI decision-makers reporting concrete plans to adopt generative AI solutions long-term. With an eye on this demand, Acolad and DeepL are poised to benefit from collaborative sales initiatives and technology integration to unlock new customer opportunities on a global scale.

PRESS RELEASE—DeepL launches new specialized Language AI solution for Enterprises

DeepL for Enterprise caters to growing demand for the company’s category-leading translation and writing tools among large organizations

COLOGNE, GERMANY, June 6, 2024DeepL, a leading global Language AI company on a mission to break down communication barriers worldwide, today announced the launch of DeepL for Enterprise. Over 100,000 businesses in over 60 countries, including 50% of the Fortune 500, use DeepL’s cutting-edge platform for better translations and writing.

PRESS RELEASE—DeepL announces $300 million investment at $2 billion valuation fueled by global demand for AI language solutions

  • Index Ventures led heavily oversubscribed round with participation from late-stage investment firms ICONIQ Growth, Teachers’ Venture Growth, and more
  • Rapid enterprise adoption of DeepL has fueled the company’s growth in 60+ global markets for 100,000+ businesses, governments, and other organizations
  • DeepL’s Language AI Platform for business provides category-leading AI-powered translation and writing solutions

COLOGNE, GERMANY, May 22, 2024—DeepL, a leading Language AI company, today announced $300 million of investment at a $2 billion valuation. Led by Index Ventures, the heavily oversubscribed round attracted strong support from new investors, who will bring their extensive expertise, connections, and resources to support DeepL’s growth and long-term vision to transform the way companies communicate around the world. Additional late-stage investors, including ICONIQ Growth, Teachers’ Venture Growth, and others, also participated, along with existing investors IVP, Atomico, and WiL.

PRESS RELEASE—DeepL launches AI translation solution for enterprises in Brazil and Ukraine, empowering businesses to go global

Language AI pioneer, DeepL, now offers its translation solution—specifically tailored for businesses—in Brazil and Ukraine, helping companies boost productivity and conquer new markets with unprecedented speed

COLOGNE, GERMANY, May 14, 2024—DeepL, a global leader in Language AI, has announced the expansion of its translation solution, DeepL Pro, to Brazilian and Ukrainian markets. Bringing the power of its accurate, secure AI translations to millions more businesses, DeepL Pro unlocks boundless global opportunities.

PRESS RELEASE—DeepL launches new AI-powered offering, DeepL Write Pro, to supercharge business communication

New AI writing assistant gives writers real-time suggestions on phrasing, style, and tone while understanding the full context of any business communication

COLOGNE, GERMANY, April 25, 2024—DeepL, a global leader in Language AI, has unveiled its latest offering tailored for businesses, DeepL Write Pro. This new release—DeepL's first service powered by its own LLM—changes the game for knowledge workers writing any type of business content. From critical internal employee communications to customer-facing messages and contracts, DeepL Write Pro helps enterprises communicate accurately and securely on a global scale.

PRESS RELEASE—DeepL makes the Forbes AI 50 list as one of the world’s most innovative tech companies

Language AI leader DeepL recognized by Forbes as a top innovator in the field as it revolutionizes communication for 100,000 businesses globally

COLOGNE, GERMANY, April 12, 2024—Global leader in Language AI, DeepL, has been named to the Forbes AI 50 list for 2024. This year’s list shines particular light on the companies powering higher productivity for both enterprises and consumers. Companies across the globe are rapidly adopting the latest AI technology to supercharge their operations and to scale their growth. DeepL’s recognition further cements its place in the AI landscape as a trusted and indispensable partner for over 100,000 global businesses to communicate across borders.

DeepL lands new leaders to accelerate growth of Language AI

Industry veterans from ServiceNow and FARFETCH poised to lead DeepL's Legal and People teams

COLOGNE, GERMANY, April 10, 2024—DeepL, a global leader in Language AI, has announced two new hires within its rapidly growing leadership team. The company has appointed Frankie Williams as Chief Legal Officer and Sally Sourbron as Chief People Officer, both of whom bring a wealth of experience and leadership to the DeepL team.

Press Release—DeepL to open first U.S. office as adoption in the market soars

Now its third-largest market, DeepL sees substantial growth in U.S. as more businesses invest in its AI communications tools

COLOGNE, GERMANY, AUSTIN, TEXAS, February 22, 2024—Global AI communications and translation company DeepL has announced the opening of its first U.S. office in Austin, TX on February 22, 2024. This expansion underscores the company’s continued investment in the region—now DeepL’s third largest market—and its mission to empower organizations around the globe to communicate across languages accurately, reliably, and securely.

Press Release—DeepL expands language offering through addition of Arabic

DeepL Translator’s first language written and read right-to-left, the addition of Arabic opens translation access to over 400 million Arabic speakers worldwide

COLOGNE, GERMANY, January 25, 2024—Leading AI communications company, DeepL, has announced the official release of Arabic on its translation platform. The fifth most spoken language in the world, Arabic has been one of the most requested languages from DeepL's loyal users—and marks a significant technical milestone for the company as its first language that is written and read right-to-left.

Press Release—AI communications powerhouse DeepL launches subscription service in 25 additional markets

The world’s best AI translation service is enabling even more businesses to go global faster than ever before with DeepL Pro COLOGNE, GERMANY, December 19, 2023—Leading AI communications company, DeepL, has announced a massive expansion in their subscription service DeepL Pro. Launching in 25 additional markets, DeepL Pro unlocks vast business potential for millions of companies to expand globally through accurate, secure, AI-powered translations tailored for all industries.

Press Release — DeepL launches paid subscription service DeepL Pro in South Korea

COLOGNE, GERMANY, August 17, 2023 — Global AI communications company DeepL has announced that its paid subscription service, DeepL Pro, is now available for purchase in South Korea. DeepL Pro unlocks advanced translation features for businesses, organizations, and individuals using the highly accurate AI-powered translation tool.  

Press Release — DeepL deploys largest NVIDIA DGX H100 SuperPOD in Europe

DeepL strengthens its research and neural network training with latest NVIDIA technology

COLOGNE, GERMANY, August 2, 2023 — Global AI communications company DeepL is expanding its AI translation and communication capabilities with the installation of an NVIDIA DGX SuperPOD.

Press Release — DeepL continues to elevate its global vision with new leadership additions

DeepL aims to expand its AI translation service to more businesses worldwide through the hiring of successful industry mainstays.

COLOGNE, GERMANY, July 10, 2023 — Leading AI communications company, DeepL, announced today some key personnel additions that will help to leverage its plans for global expansion. The company brings aboard two industry mainstays in Mike Boyarski as Chief Marketing Officer and David Parry-Jones as Chief Revenue Officer.

Press Release — DeepL opens new office in Japan—its first official entity outside of Europe

With the opening of its Tokyo-based office, DeepL is poised to continue bringing world-class AI translation to Japanese businesses.

TOKYO, JAPAN, July 3, 2023 — The world's leading AI communication company, DeepL, is pleased to announce the commencement of a Japan entity from July 2023. This new office, which will be the company’s first outside of Europe, demonstrates DeepL’s firm commitment to its customers in Japan and to its mission to help organizations communicate reliably and accurately around the globe. 

Press Release — DeepL Translator adds Korean and Norwegian (bokmål)

COLOGNE, GERMANY, January 31, 2023

Today, DeepL, the tech company powering global communication through artificial intelligence, announced that their suite of translation tools now supports the Korean and Norwegian (bokmål) languages. The addition of these language pairs brings the total number of supported languages to 31. 

Press Release — DeepL launches DeepL Write, a new AI writing companion

COLOGNE, GERMANY, January 17, 2023

Today, DeepL—Europe’s leading AI communication company—announced the launch beta version of DeepL Write, an AI writing companion that will help users perfect their writing and express themselves with clarity and precision.

Press Release — DeepL to elevate AI Research with new investor support

COLOGNE, GERMANY, January 11, 2023

DeepL, a global leader in AI communications, announced today that they will be partnering with new investors IVP, Bessemer Venture Partners, Atomico, and WiL. These collaborations will allow DeepL to accelerate research and development, expand its product offering, enable ongoing team growth, and further transform how individuals and organizations around the world communicate.

Press Release — DeepL adds Ukrainian

COLOGNE, GERMANY, September 14, 2022

DeepL is pleased to announce Ukrainian is now live, bringing the total number of languages on its translator to 29. Ukrainian is the most requested language by users this year, and DeepL’s passionate team of engineers and language experts fast-tracked the development and release to ensure availability as soon as possible.

Press Release — DeepL Translator welcomes Turkish and Indonesian

COLOGNE, GERMANY, May 25, 2022 

Germany’s most powerful AI company DeepL is expanding its language capabilities to Turkish and Indonesian. Already the translator of choice in Europe, DeepL is gaining popularity worldwide; the release of Indonesian and Turkish brings the possibility of translating to and from a total of 28 languages, with 650 possible translation combinations.

Press Release — DeepL achieves ISO 27001 certification

Cologne, Germany, January 19th, 2021

DeepL, a leading AI company revolutionizing translation technology, is proud to announce that it has achieved the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 27001 certification for the development, operation, and distribution of its translation software.

Press Release — New Glossary feature opens DeepL Translator customization

Cologne, Germany, May 6th, 2020

In order to provide top translation quality in every scenario, German AI technology company DeepL has released their first tool for customizing DeepL Translator: the Glossary. This feature allows the user to influence the results produced by DeepL Translator by defining how a specific term should be translated. Nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, and even multi-word entries can be added to the Glossary and the algorithm will adapt the translations in terms of grammar and context, ensuring that the integrity and fluidity of the translation is not compromised.

Press Release — DeepL Translator adds Japanese and Chinese

Cologne, Germany, March 19th, 2020

Germany’s top AI company, DeepL, is proud to now provide machine translation for two of the most highly-anticipated and in-demand languages: Japanese and Chinese.

In Europe and the Americas, DeepL is already known as the world’s best AI translation company. Now, following a long period of intensive research, the company has added two of Asia’s most-spoken languages, with quality exceeding other machine translation systems. “China and Japan are two of the most economically and culturally important countries, so this has been an important goal for us for a long time,” said DeepL CEO Jaroslaw Kutylowski. “Now that our systems produce Chinese and Japanese translations that live up to our standards, we have reached an important milestone in our quest to bring people around the world closer together.”

Press Release — DeepL achieves new breakthrough in AI translation quality

Cologne, Germany, February 6th, 2020

German start-up DeepL has released a new translation system that represents a quantum leap in translation quality. The artificial intelligence is far superior to all extant translation technologies and is free to use on www.DeepL.com.

Press Release — A new approach to translating with DeepL

Cologne, Germany, September 12th, 2019

Germany’s leading AI company, DeepL, today unveils a new way to use their machine translation technology: direct integration into Windows and Mac operating systems. Millions of people enjoy DeepL’s unparalleled translation quality—as evidenced by each day’s 7 billion translated characters. Making the translation technology accessible wherever it’s needed helps DeepL users work even faster.

“The need for high-quality translations is not limited to a website, so neither should the solution be,” said CEO Jaroslaw Kutylowski. “We looked at how our users are translating and created a tool that streamlines the process and expands the scope of where DeepL can be useful.”

Press Release — DeepL's first language expansion

Cologne, Germany, December 5th, 2018

DeepL today introduces the world’s best AI translation services for two of the most-spoken and most influential languages: Russian and Portuguese.

With the addition of Portuguese, the company is responding to thousands of requests from users around the world. Today, DeepL’s Portuguese translation service is tearing down the language barrier for a further 230 million people. The neural networks continuously train on millions of texts and can handle the nuances of the Portuguese language, with a wide vocabulary encompassing Brazilian and European Portuguese.

Russian is the first DeepL language to use a non-Latin script. The Cyrillic alphabet is no barrier to clear and accurate translations: DeepL Translator produces results beyond anything yet seen from Google or even Russian Internet giant Yandex. 260+ million Russian speakers have never had a more powerful tool to connect with the rest of the world.