The Team

Iconic Translation Machines was founded by experienced language technologists who have intimate knowledge of the translation and localisation industry. The combination of deep understanding of the problems and challenges facing the industry along with world-leading scientific expertise in the technology that can address these challenges allows Iconic to deliver the best-in-class service.

John Tinsley

Dr. John Tinsley

Co-Managing Director

John’s background is in Machine Translation, an area in which he received a PhD from Dublin City University. Since then, he has focused on consulting and development of MT technology that has real practical applications and provides true value to its users. The foundations of Iconic Translation Machines are built on methods that John pioneered over almost a decade of research. His ongoing development and innovation in this area ensures that Iconic Translation Machines will continue to deliver cutting-edge translation technology.

Páraic Sheridan

Dr. Páraic Sheridan

Co-Managing Director

Páraic is a seasoned executive in the language technology industry. He has a background in cross-lingual information retrieval, holding a PhD from ETH Zurich, and spent a number of years at TextWise LLC in Syracuse, New York, where he was interim CEO. He is Associate Director at the CNGL (Centre for Next Generation Localisation) where he helped shape the research and development that lead to the technology behind Iconic Translation Machines. Páraic’s experience and impressive track record in this field enables Iconic to continually deliver best-in-class solutions to translation providers.

Diane O’Reilly

Diane O’Reilly

Senior Director of Enterprise Business

Diane O’Reilly is Senior Director of Enterprise Business at Iconic. Previously, Diane was Head of Industry Development at the ADAPT Research Centre at Trinity College Dublin. Diane joined TCD following 16 years based in Japan in a variety of global business development, communications and marketing leadership roles at IDA Ireland, Shinsei Bank, NEC Corporation and Omron Corporation. Since 2015 Diane has held a variety of sales and marketing leadership roles at Iconic. With overall responsibility for the development of the Iconic Enterprise market business, Diane is now responsible for providing strategic leadership in relation to commercial strategy, revenue growth, and alignment of revenue generating functions.

Stephen Davis

Stephen Davis

Sales Director

Stephen’s background is in sales and marketing, with a recent emphasis on new and high growth companies. He has held senior sales leadership positions in LexisNexis, Thomson Reuters and Millnet. Prior to that he was UK MD of litigation support software provider CaseLogistix. Based in our office in London, he is responsible for driving new business development and maintaining existing relationships within the global e-Discovery and Legal markets.

At Iconic we offer our software with a service. Key to that is the people behind the service. Our team of machine translation specialists, software engineers, and quality assurance agents are committed to delivering the highest quality machine translation solutions for you.

Contact us  to get in touch today for more information on how Iconic machine translation solutions can benefit your business. We look forward to hearing from you.