Company Profile

TBW Global is a technology-enabled language service provider, that provides translation (written word) and interpreting (spoken word) services. thebigword employs 600 people based in 14 offices in nine countries, working with more than 14,000 linguists worldwide.

At the centre of TBW Global approach is delivering customer-focused solutions of the highest possible quality, and making the global communication process smooth for its wide range of Government and Private-sector clients.

thebigword is the only linguistic solutions organisation globally who have a dedicated Defence arm. 

Our client's include; MOD, NATO, BAE, FCO, HOME OFFICE, DWP, NHS, HMRC, GO and Non GO. We provide management and linguistic solutions to clients in austere and hostile environments with a proven record of deployments in Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Serra Leone, Cameroon, Tunisia, Bosnia and the Ukraine.

Face to face Interpreting




Cultural awareness training

Role Players

Website localisation

Language teaching

Security Clearance