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July 3, 2017
Appen Welcomes Sarah Lowe as New Vice President in the UK
Appen has strengthened its UK business with the appointment of Sarah Lowe as the new Vice President of Language Resources UK. Lowe comes to Appen with extensive experience in language services and technology, including 13 years with DTI Global as Business Development Director. Prior to her role at DTI, Lowe served as Managing Director for a technology-related (stenography) media services provider.
With growing customer demand for secure data capture and transcription – providing outsourced, services to the legal, government and corporate sectors – Lowe’s executive appointment comes at an important time for the business. Commenting on her appointment, Phil Hall, Senior VP, said: “Sarah brings a great deal of industry expertise in both operational management and business development to Appen. She will provide the leadership to guide Appen’s UK business through its next phase of growth, offering a range of services to a new client base, while continuing to provide high quality secure services to our existing clients.”
In addition to leading the core secure transcription business, Lowe will take responsibility for growing customer relationships in the UK and broadening the range of service solutions on offer to existing and new clients through the wider portfolio of Appen’s data enhancement services.
Appen is a global leader in the development of high-quality, human-annotated datasets for machine learning and artificial intelligence. With over 20 years of experience, expertise in more than 180 languages, and access to a crowd of over 400,000 worldwide, Appen partners with global companies to enhance their machine learning-based products.
Media contact: Jodie Ruby, VP of Marketing, +1 866 673 6996