People-Powered Universal Translator for Live Conversations


1st solution for on-demand interpretation* in any language by remote bilinguals or pro linguists, in various situations, such as on-the-spot on your mobile, attending a conference, watching a video, etc.

Users make a request for a language pair and tier of service, a handful of our best available interpreters are notified, and the first to accept is connected with the user, via voice-over-IP or by calling a local or toll-free number.

Babelverse is an award winning startup (LeWeb, TheNextWeb, TechCrunch Disrupt) with great momentum globally. The “universal translator” we’ve all been waiting for!

CNBC: “Like many other rapidly growing start-ups, Babelverse was born to address a universal problem. […] Innovation or disruption, Babelverse is at the forefront of the tech-driven changes shaking up the $34 billion language-services market. […] the industry is finally having its start-up moment.”

*Interpretation: real time translation of spoken communication


  • Mayel de Borniol
  • Josef Dunne
    co-founder and ceo