Our purpose is to help clients succeed commercially across language and culture between the UK and China.
Our values of Excellence and Innovation underpin every project we take on, from conceptualisation to execution.
Our Managing Director, Dr Kevin Lin OBE, is the Official Interpreter of the UK Prime Minister and Senior Advisor International at Coutts. We leverage our wealth of expertise in communications in Chinese to empower client endeavours in China. Our teams in Central Function, Brand Commerce and Language Service and Training Solutions work as one to deliver. With over 3,000 days of high-profile events for more than 500 organizations, including No 10 and Buckingham Palace, we have a track record second to none.

Our Timeline


KL’s predecessor ShopaweB was set up to design websites – a new-tech industry in those days with Chinese language service as a side line.


The company renamed itself as KL Communications Ltd in response to increased demand for Chinese language services.


KL grew another 30% despite the international financial crisis and for the fourth year running.


The University of Surrey and KL launched a collaborative MA programme in interpreting.


The Founder/Managing Director of the company was awarded an OBE for service to UK-China relations.


KL provided language service to the UK government and Buckingham Palace during the third presidential visit from China.


KL’s flagship interpreter training programme PMPT was launched.


KL employee share scheme was launched.


KL diversified into English language learning content development, launched a range of training courses and became a global recruitment agent for the University of Surrey.


KL launched its new service in brand social commerce and cross-border e-commerce between the UK and China.


KL upped its game with a new website
meet the team
meet the team
meet the team
meet the team
Dr Kevin Lin OBE
Founder/Managing Director
Andy Liang
Director of Business Development
Business Manager
Muchenxue Yang
Director of Marketing
Zheming Xing
Director of PR China
Jasmine Sichel
Marketing Executive
Joanna Dodd
Director of PR UK
Lily Liu
Business Development Manager
Danni Chen
Director of Operations & Lead Interpreter
Ye Chang
Staff Linguist
Fion Yang
Director of Language Solution & Lead Interpreter