Chantelle to showcase AA Global strengths to private sector

AA Global has enhanced its private sector activity with a key appointment as it enters its 25th year. As the 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 already been working from the company’s Worcester office for nearly three years. AA Global’s work is divided between the private and public sectors and the company holds a number of [...]

AA Global steps in to help bookings after competitor goes into liquidation

AA Global was first on the scene to help NHS and Local Authority clients across the country when another language services provider, Pearl Linguistics, unexpectedly went into liquidation on Friday. We realised that there were hundreds of appointments at Hospitals, GP surgeries, Council offices to mention a few which couldn’t go ahead without an interpreter and important documents, including Children’s Safeguarding issues were waiting to be translated. Fortunately for our clients, AA Global has one of the largest nationwide coverage [...]

New Local Authority Contract for AA Global

We are celebrating a major contract award after being selected to provide translation and interpreting services to Nottingham City Council. The latest contract win amounts to recognition by Nottingham City Council of the quality of AA Global’s work in meeting the authority’s requirements for translation services. Kirk Akdemir, Chief Executive of AA Global, said: “Nottingham City Council is one of the biggest local authorities in the country and this is a very prestigious contract. “We have been working with them for [...]

Toyota Turn to AA Global for Major Conference

The Hull-based team of an expanding language and translation business has marked the fifth anniversary of its arrival in the city by completing its biggest private sector project. AA Global Language Services Limited provided the full range of translation and interpreting services as world-leading motor corporation Toyota held its European conference in the UK. The event at Toyota’s Burnaston plant near Derby, was the third to be serviced by AA Global, which had worked at previous conferences in the UK and [...]

AA Global Launches Charity to Build Communities

The Chamber’s official partner for language and translation services is to use its skills and contacts to support communities in the Humber region with the launch of a new charity. The creation of ONE Humber was inspired by the work of AA Global Language Services in support of public sector clients, including local authorities and the NHS Hull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). The aim is that ONE Humber’s activities will ease the demand on public services by promoting diversity and equality [...]

Apprentices aid AA Global expansion

AA Global’s commitment to apprenticeships is giving young people from Hull the chance to take a trip around the world without leaving their desks. We have recruited a second batch of apprentices to the team at our Hull office and Chief Executive Kirk Akdemir says the company is likely to bring in some more. The apprentices have come in from Chamber Training Humber and from Hull College and they’re dealing with AA Global’s clients from much further afield as they operate [...]

AA Global poised to build on Expo success

AA Global is poised to build on the success of a Chamber Expo presence described as its busiest event since moving to the area. The company is following up on a number of leads with businesses attracted to the stand at this year’s Hull and Humber Chamber Expo. Kirk Akdemir, Chief Executive of AA Global, said the activity shows the progress which is being made by the event, and by his business. Kirk said: “This was our fourth appearance at Chamber [...]

Mind your language – and your manners!

AA Global is an expert at showing businesses the importance of walking the walk as well as talking the talk when operating internationally. Chief Executive Kirk Akdemir warns that any amount of commitment to mastering foreign words and phrases can still end in catastrophe if you overlook the customs and traditions of your prospective overseas clients. Kirk said: “It is obviously a big help if you can communicate with your international business contacts in their own language. As the former German [...]