Dee Johnson


Dee brings over twenty years of expertise to the localization industry, starting as a freelance translator before becoming the Director of Strategic Business Development at SDL, where she advised clients on enterprise solutions. With a background in Mergers & Acquisitions, she spent three years in the M&A division of Mercedes Benz, gaining valuable experience.

Having lived and worked in Germany, the UK, and the US, Dee’s international career journey is marked by diverse experiences. She was heading Anzu Global’s Launchpad initiative, streamlining the entry of global language service providers into the US market. She has been an essential part of Language Transactions for many years, serving as the M&A Matchmaker for language service providers and investors outside the US. In this role, she connects sellers and buyers, guiding them through the M&A process, including business valuation.