Iyuno, a global provider of media localisation and distribution solutions to the entertainment industry, recently announced acquisition of the Istanbul-based dubbing studio, Ak’la Kara International. Financial details were not disclosed.
Following the acquisition, Ak’la Kara International will be rebranded as Iyuno Turkey. This further extends Iyuno’s reach in the EMEA region and provides global end-to-end offerings for the Turkish market.
Ak’la Kara International, one of Turkey’s most renowned dubbing studios, has provided language services for iconic films and viral episodic series from around the world to a global client roster including Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Discovery and Riot Games.
“We’re thrilled to announce our acquisition of Ak’la Kara International, a leading provider of language services in Turkey,” said David Lee, CEO of Iyuno. “As consumers’ appetite for content is at an all-time high, the need for a single supply chain provider is critical to global content producers’ distribution strategies. With this acquisition, Iyuno will continue to support the needs of our clients for language services by growing our operational footprint and expanding our global reach.”
This acquisition is part of Iyuno’s strategy to focus on global expansion, enhance creative services, and invest in technology to provide fully integrated and comprehensive offerings to its clients. Iyuno’s recent expansion into Turkey represents the 35th market where Iyuno has a presence.