New home for AA Global as expansion continues

AA Global is on the move to new premises as it prepares to welcome more recruits to its team. The business has secured a lease for the second floor of Stonefield House in King Edward Street, Hull, and will relocate later this month. Kirk Akdemir, CEO of the company, said the new office suite in the heart of the city centre is more convenient for staff and the improved working environment, with more than 3,200 square feet of open plan space, [...]

AA Global Announces Promotion as it Prepares for Office Move

A leading translation and interpreting company is set for further expansion after confirming a key appointment and revealing plans for new premises. AA Global Language Services Ltd has announced the appointment as General Manager of Andrei Sparling, who joined the company as a part-time interpreter and progressed to lead its expansion to Hull in 2011. AA Global provides services to major public sector organisations and a wide range of private sector businesses with a team of nearly 15,000 translators and interpreters [...]

Another Listing in a Public Sector Framework of Suppliers

AA Global Language Services Ltd has added the listing on ESPO, which primarily informs local authorities throughout the UK, to its recognition on the NHS framework Shared Business Services (SBS). Kirk Akdemir, Chief Executive of AA Global, said both frameworks are of great significance to people making public sector purchasing decisions and are also relevant to the private sector. AA Global was listed on the SBS interpretation and translation services framework two years ago and has now been included for a [...]

AA Global in Communications Role for City of Culture

From a speech by a former Secretary General of the United Nations to a quirky carstunt highlighting marine plastics pollution, leading language and translation company AA Global played a key part in communicating some of the highlights of Hull’s City of Culture year. The company, a major supporter of the Chamber’s International Trade Centre, now hopes to work on future projects as the new-look Culture Company delivers the legacy programme. Kirk Akdemir, CEO of AA Global, said 2018 will also [...]

AA Global Brexit briefing warns of need for clarity

International trade for a post-Brexit Britain will call for greater care than ever in rising to the challenges and seizing opportunities. Kirk Akdemir, Chief Executive of AA Global Language Services, said there may be benefits for businesses in exploring markets beyond the EU and there may be better deals to be had from striking new agreements with European partners. But he added that every new discussion carries a level of risk which must be minimised by securing a clear understanding of [...]

AA Global Marks Anniversary with Further Recruitment

A language and translation business which is celebrating its 25th anniversary has strengthened its team in Hull with four new appointments. The new recruits take the total number of staff at AA Global Language Services to 22, with 15 of them based in the Hull office which only opened in 2011. Kirk Akdemir, Chief Executive of the company, was already an experienced interpreter and translator when he launched in Worcester in 1992. He said: “We opened in Hull to provide a [...]

We named our Sheep!

AA Global’s Watery Male Sheep, finally found a name! AA Global Language Services recently ran a special competition to Name our Sheep ! The competition ran through the month of April and was won by Matt Snowdon and his name Walter ! Well done to Matt who won a £50.00 All4One Shopping Voucher.

Young Executives Keep Cool to Beat the Competition

Children at a school in Hull turned a tidy profit but also learned a tough business lesson with the help of AA Global Language Services. The young executives from Woodland Primary School in East Hull were quickly onto a winner with their plan to sell popcorn to fellow pupils – but they were almost scooped by the competition when an ice cream van arrived at the school gates! The popcorn project was launched as part of the Make £5 Blossom scheme, [...]

Comedy classic prompts AA Global campaign

AA Global has adopted a comedy classic from its industry to commemorate its 25th year in business and emphasise the importance of good communication. The company is sending existing customers and prospective clients the message to beware of Watery Male Sheep! The AA Global team has set up a dedicated website at and is distributing thousands of cards and emails showing a bemused cartoon sheep, but it also carries a serious message. Kirk Akdemir, CEO of AA Global, said: “The campaign [...]

Chantelle to showcase AA Global strengths to Private Sector

A language and translation business has enhanced its private sector activity with a key appointment as it enters its 25th year. As AA Global’s newly-appointed Business Development Officer specialising in the private sector, Chantelle Akdemir is tasked with raising the company’s profile across the north of England. Chantelle, daughter of AA Global CEO Kirk Akdemir, has been working from the company’s Worcester office for nearly three years. AA Global was founded by Kirk in Worcester and celebrates its 25th anniversary in [...]