SDL

SDL provides web content management, analytics, social intelligence, campaign management and translation services. Read more

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SDL

SDL provides web content management, analytics, social intelligence, campaign management and translation services. Read more

Adolfo Hernandez's photo - CEO of SDL

CEO

Adolfo Hernandez

CEO Approval Rating

72/100

Founded:

1992

Status:

PrivateMerged with RWS Group

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TransPerfect Global, Inc. is one of SDL's top competitors. TransPerfect Global, Inc. was founded in 1992 in New York, New York. TransPerfect Global, Inc. operates in the Business Support Services industry. TransPerfect Global, Inc. generates $358.4M more revenue than SDL.

Lionbridge is a top competitor of SDL. Lionbridge was founded in 1996, and is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Lionbridge is in the Business Support Services industry. Lionbridge generates $166.4M more revenue vs. SDL.

RWS Group is seen as one of SDL's top competitors. RWS Group is headquartered in St Peter's, England, and was founded in 1958. RWS Group is in the Business Support Services field. RWS Group generates 92% the revenue of SDL.

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SDL Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Donnelley Language Solutions

Jul 2018

Source »
$77.5M
Donnelley Language Solutions is a provider of translation, copywriting, transcription and voice recognition services.

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Bemoko

Mar 2013

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undisclosed
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Calamares

May 2011

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undisclosed
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Language Weaver

Jul 2010

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$42.5M
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Xopus

Jun 2010

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that SDL has acquired. SDL has acquired 12 companies and its latest acquisition was Donnelley Language Solutions in Jul 2018. Donnelley Language Solutions is a provider of translation, copywriting, transcription and voice recognition services.

SDL Funding History

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SDL Investments

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These are all the companies that SDL has invested in. SDL has invested 12 companies and its latest investment was Donnelley Language Solutions in Jul 2018. Donnelley Language Solutions is a provider of translation, copywriting, transcription and voice recognition services.

SDL News

January 25, 2021Martech Series

SDL Partnership with Fuji Xerox Marks Strategic Milestone in Global Expansion

Fuji Xerox will offer SDL's Contenta Publishing Suite for Post-Sales Support of Complex Assets SDL, p... See more »
December 10, 2020Picante Today

SDL Awarded U.S Government Publishing Office Contract

MAIDENHEAD, England-(BUSINESS WIRE)-SDL, the intelligent language and content company, after a compet... See more »
December 1, 2020Martech Series

Rovva and SDL Partner to Offer Secure Online Translation to the Business Community

Rovva Adds SDL SLATE - Smart Language Translation for the Enterprise - as a New Service SDL, the inte... See more »
November 12, 2020MarketScreener

New SDL Content Supply Chain Advisory Service Helps Brands Align Content Strategy with Corporate Objectives

(marketscreener.com) Service Improves ROI by Increasing Connectivity Between People, Processes and Te... See more »
November 6, 2020Slator

RWS Completes Acquisition of SDL

RWS closes acquisition of UK rival in deal that values SDL at over USD 800m and creates the world's l... See more »
November 6, 2020FE Investegate

Price Monitoring Extension

12:02 PM: (SDL) Price Monitoring Extension... See more »
October 29, 2020FE Investegate

Form 8.3 - SDL Plc

12:29 PM: Form 8.3 - SDL Plc... See more »

SDL Blogs

April 25, 2018SDL Blog

SDL Trados Studio 2019 is Coming: New Experience. Better Results.

I have seen SDL Trados Studio continue to evolve to keep providing the translation industry solutions... See more »
April 24, 2018SDL Blog

Translating in-house? Here's what you need to know

How does your law firm get translations done? If you do some or all of it in-house, you may run your ... See more »
April 10, 2018SDL Blog

Fast, flexible software localization with SDL Passolo 2018!

When I first looked at SDL Passolo and started to learn about software localization, it was all like ... See more »
December 12, 2017SDL Blog

The many faces of a Translation Project Manager

The world of language services has been growing at a tremendous pace over the past few years. To keep... See more »
November 15, 2017SDL Blog

4 top tips on dealing with new or complex file types for translation

Having worked as a Business Consultant at SDL for over 10 years, I've worked closely with many differ... See more »
October 25, 2017SDL Blog

Agile translation teamwork with SDL Trados GroupShare 2017 SR1

This Fall brings Service Release 1 of SDL Trados GroupShare 2017. This is a really exciting release w... See more »
September 13, 2017SDL Blog

Connectivity: 4 ways LSPs can help their customers overcome the quality challenge

In our most recent industry research, we explored the current and future challenges faced by global o... See more »

SDL Press Releases

October 23, 2020GlobeNewswire

Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - SDL Plc

FORM 8.5 (EPT/RI)... See more »
October 19, 2020GlobeNewswire

Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - SDL plc

FORM 8.5 (EPT/RI)... See more »
May 20, 2019Business Wire

SDL Named Among Leaders in CSA Research's MarketFlex Report for Translation Management Systems

MAIDENHEAD, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SDL (LSE: SDL), a global leader in content creation, translatio... See more »
March 20, 2019PR Newswire

Final Results for the Year Ended 31 December 2018

MAIDENHEAD, England, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SDL plc ("SDL", "the Group" or "the Company"), a ... See more »
December 20, 2018PR Newswire

SDL's 2018 Predictions Come to Fruition

MAIDENHEAD, England, December 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SDL (LSE: SDL), a global leader in content cre... See more »
November 7, 2018PR Newswire

SDL Accessibility Solution Enables Brands to Deliver Content to Everyone

SANTA CLARA, California, November 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SDL (LSE: SDL), a global leader in content ... See more »
November 7, 2018PR Newswire

New SDL Tridion DX Release Transforms Content Into Digital Experiences @SDLConnect2018 #GCOM #ContentIsYourBestSalesperson

SANTA CLARA, California, Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SDL (LSE: SDL), a global leader in content crea... See more »

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SDL Headquarters

Vanwall Road New Globe House, Vanwall Business Park, Maidenhead

Berkshire, EnglandSL6 7DY

44-1628-410-100

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SDL Summary

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Overview

SDL (London Stock Exchange, SDL) provides web content management, analytics, social intelligence, campaign management and translation services. Founded in 1992, the company has its headquarters in Berskhire, England. Growing across multiple languages,...

CEO

SDL's CEO, Adolfo Hernandez, currently has an approval rating of 72%. SDL's primary competitors are TransPerfect Global, Inc., Lionbridge & RWS Group.

Website

sdl.com

Frequently Asked Questions about SDL

  1. When was SDL founded?

    SDL was founded in 1992
  2. Who is SDL's CEO?

    SDL's CEO is Adolfo Hernandez
  3. How much revenue does SDL generate?

    SDL generates $493.6M in revenue
  4. How much funding does SDL have?

    SDL has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is SDL's headquarters?

    SDL's headquarters is in Berkshire England, GB
  2. How many employees does SDL have?

    SDL has 4,300 employees
  3. What sector does SDL operate in?

    SDL is in Application Software, Analytics
  4. Who are SDL's competitors?

    SDL's top competitors are TransPerfect Global, Inc., Lionbridge, RWS Group