Welocalize Recruits Top Talent for Japan Office
Frederick, MD, April 20, 2007 – Welocalize, a provider of integrated globalization solutions with operational centers in 5 countries, expands its office in Japan with the addition of Sunil Sadhwani, a pioneer in the localization industry and global sales strategist.
As the new General Manager of Welocalize Japan, Mr. Sadhwani will play a key role in developing an integrated Japanese production unit dedicated to supporting the needs of Japanese customers. The expansion of production capabilities in Japan aims to increase communication with local offices and provide on-demand resources. “Our customers’ need for Japanese translation has been growing, and we are expanding in Japan to meet their expectation for a strong, in-country capability,” explains Welocalize CEO E. Smith Yewell. “We look forward to the growth of our Japanese office and are honored to have Sunil leading this effort.”
Mr. Sadhwani, born and raised in Japan, brings over 15 years of experience in the localization industry. He recently served as Director of Sales and Marketing at TOIN Corp, one the largest MLVs in Japan. Mr. Sadhwani was instrumental in establishing the localization division in TOIN and growing the company from an SLV to an Asian Language Vendor by 2001. Prior to his time at TOIN, Mr. Sadhwani founded his own translation company, which he successfully turned into a localization company and sold to ITP in 1999.
“I am excited to be joining the Welocalize team and confident that my expertise in the Japanese market will help Welocalize expand their presence in Japan and increase the value they bring to their clients,” said Sadhwani. In addition, Mr. Sadhwani will help manage, support and expand sales across the APAC region.
Welocalize offers integrated globalization services for the fluid and rapid deployment of enterprise content and applications to international markets. In response to unique customer needs, we provide globalization consulting, translation, localization and testing solutions that manage risk, improve repeatability and ensure transfer of knowledge from project to project.
Our clients include Autodesk, Inc.; Canon; Cisco Systems; Computer Associates; IBM; Microsoft; Sun; Symantec and Xerox. With over 400 employees worldwide, Welocalize maintains 9 offices in the United States, Germany, Ireland, Japan and China . Please visit www.welocalize.com for more information.