About Us

Here at Mother Tongue, we help global brands speak their customers’ language.

We are a global network of creatives, strategists, and linguists. United by a love of language, our account managers connect the best in-market talent with cutting-edge technology, to provide culturally relevant campaigns and original content that always cut through. Wherever they run worldwide.

Experience That Translates


languages spoken


agency and direct clients


copywriters and linguists

60 million

words translated annually

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As part of the Omnicom Group, the strength of our talent and breadth of our resources are what power our global expertise.

Account Managers
Our end-to-end, multilingual account managers take ownership of the entire project, from briefing through to delivery.
Professionally qualified translators with wide-ranging, subject-matter expertise provide a cost-effective service.
Our in-market storytellers call on their ad agency experience to produce rich, compelling copy.
Our market-based agency planners report on local insights and brand analysis to keep your copy culturally relevant.

We're Vocal About DE&I

We are as passionate and committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion as we are to language.

We're proud to do regular work with brilliant organizations, such as Help Them Hope and TheirWorld, support community initiatives, and offer pro bono localization services to companies striving to make a difference.

Have a read of our full DE&I manifesto for more info on what we stand for.

Our Global Leadership

Chris Hodgson

Global CEO, London

James Bradley

Global COO, London

Floortje van der Laken

Global Business Development Director, London

Katia Portillo-Vali

US General Manager, Los Angeles

Anne Lee

APAC General Manager, Singapore


We’re Global. And Local.

Our Reputation Speaks Volumes

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Ready to bring your brand voice to life?
We’re ready to talk!