We’re a start-up with a difference
Lingoing is a social enterprise start-up and one of the first digital companies to be selected as part of the government backed Wayra accelerator academy. On October 14th, 2014, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg officially opened the new space and received a quick lesson in British Sign Language (BSL) from one of our founders, Saduf Naqvi.
Our team
Sadaqat Ali is deaf and has worked with language professionals all his life. He understands the complexity of the market as well as the pitfalls so is ideally placed to identify the issues plus problem solve appropriate solutions. Sadaqat completed his degrees in Deaf Studies, Youth and Community, PGCE in 16+ teaching as well as British Sign Language.
Sadaqat Sign
Saduf Naqvi is a trainee language professional, she understands the market from the inside including its problems and inconsistencies. She has extensive experience and insight into the needs and demands of deaf people gained from interaction with long- term clients. Saduf ran an interpreting agency so she can identify the gaps in the market that this online solution will meet including providing interpreters, fair pay for language professionals, reducing costs, and provision of data management for users. Saduf completed her degree in Computing and Information Systems, and a PhD in sign language technologies and is on the final level towards qualifying to become a British Sign Language interpreter
Saduf Sign
Get in touch
+44 (0)20 7084 6373
Wayra Shropshire House
2-10 Capper St
London, WC1E 6JA