Simple Shift was
created in 2008 by two Language Engineering practitioners, Jacques
Karim Benzineb, who have been working together for over a decade
and have close links with the University
Jacques has a
deep understanding of the mathematics underlying the algorithms and
uses or builds. Karim has an extensive experience as a professional
translator and a designer of computer-assisted
translation (CAT) tools.
||Jacques Guyot is a
senior computer scientist with over 15 years of experience in taking
academic R&D to the corporate world. He co-authored the first
book written in French about Java (freely available here).
Jacques holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Geneva.
||Karim Benzineb is a
translator and CAT tool designer who previously founded and/or managed
several software and service companies in the field of
Computer-Assisted Translation and Content Management. Karim
holds a BA in Business Languages from the University of Lyon and a
Translation degree, a Computational Linguistics postgraduate degree and
an MBA (major in Knowledge Management) from the University of Geneva.