RELEASE: Iyuno makes a strategic investment in a Turkish dubbing studio

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Iyuno makes strategic investment in Turkish dubbing studio amid growing appetite for local language content

Istanbul-based Ak'la Kara International to expand Iyuno's reach into EMEA

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 3, 2023/PRNewswire/ -- Iyuno, a leading provider of media distribution and localization solutions to entertainment studios and streamers around the world, today announced its recent investment in Turkish dubbing studio Ak' the Kara International. Financial terms have not been disclosed.

Founded by Savaş Özdural and Kerem Kobanbay, Istanbul-based Ak'la Kara International is one of the oldest and largest capacity dubbing and subtitling studios in Turkey serving content creators around the world. Ak'la Kara has provided language services for iconic feature films and viral episodic series from around the world to a global client base that includes Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Discovery and Riot Games. Ak'la Kara will further the company's ongoing expansion plans to increase Turkish dubbing capacity.

"During this period of unprecedented growth, and at a time when consumer appetite for content is reaching unprecedented heights, the need for a single supply chain provider is central to the distribution strategies of global content producers," said David Lee, CEO of Iyuno. As we continue to serve our clients' language service needs by expanding our operational footprint, we are delighted to be deepening our relationship with Ak'la Kara International."

"We are delighted to deepen our relationship with the Iyuno team," said Ak'la Kara International founders Savaş Özdural and Kerem Kobanbay. "Iyuno's investment in the Turkish dubbing market will benefit the industry as demand continues to grow."

Iyuno continues to focus on global expansion, enhancing creative services and investing in technology to provide a comprehensive offering to clients, and Ak'la Kara International represents the 35th market in which Iyuno will be present.


Iyuno ( is the leading provider of localization services to the media and entertainment industry. As a trusted global partner of the world's most renowned entertainment studios, streaming platforms and creators, it offers end-to-end localization services - from dubbing, subtitling and access services to media management, transformation and distribution services - in more than 100 languages ​​for all kinds of content distribution platforms. The company's collective 75-year legacy is unmatched in operating experience, scale, capacity and breadth of services. Leveraging top creative and technical talent, state-of-the-art facilities and state-of-the-art technologies, the company now has the largest global presence, with 67 offices in 34 countries. The company's scale and customer-centric focus are centered on its mission to connect content, connect people. For more information, follow @IyunoHQ and


Ak'la Kara International ( was founded with the partnership of Savaş Özdural and Kerem Kobanbay. It is one of the oldest and most investable private dubbing and subtitling studios in Turkey, located in Istanbul. Since its creation, Ak'la Kara has been the solution partner of the largest national and foreign content providers, distributors, television channels, digital platforms, gaming companies and advertising companies in the sector. With the voice-over and subtitling services it provides, the company produces projects of the highest quality with the best translators, artists, and technical personnel.

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