Iyuno Visits U.K. Universities to Educate Students on Career Opportunities in Audio Description

December 15, 2022

Iyuno Visits U.K. Universities to Educate Students

Iyuno’s Audio Description Manager shares insights with Manchester Metropolitan University, University of Essex & University of Leeds students.

Iyuno recently emphasized its commitment to growing and diversifying its talent pool during visits to the Manchester Metropolitan University, the University of Essex and the University of Leeds. Shak Yousaf, Iyuno’s Audio Description Manager, introduced students to the world of Audio Description (AD) and spoke about career opportunities.

“It’s important that we provide insights on the skills a person may need to pursue a career in Audio Description and use examples like a script writer or voice actor so it really brings these opportunities to life in students’ minds,” said Shak Yousef, Audio Description Manager, Iyuno. “It’s exciting to work with these universities and share advice with students on how to approach localization employers based on my personal journey in the industry.”

As the leader of global media localization, Iyuno understands the importance of Audio Description and its continuous rise in the localization market. Additionally, we have a strong requisite to attract intelligent and passionate talent to our field. Our team is excited by every chance to increase awareness around Audio Description, and localization as a whole, to help generate deeper interest in career paths, recruit future talent, and further develop their creative skills and technical proficiency. From our efforts to build a more diverse talent pool will come growth for the entire industry 

Iyuno also continues to deploy its professional dubbing community app, produb, across 34 countries to discover new talent and create a community through a network of dubbing professionals. produb provides direct access to a large media production marketplace, enabling talent to find work opportunities, manage auditions and showcase their skills.

Iyuno actively advocates for more exposure and education around career opportunities in localization. For more information on how to partner with us, or schedule a visit to your university, please email


Iyuno ( is the media and entertainment industry’s leading localization service provider. As a trusted global partner to the world’s most recognized 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 over 100 languages for every type of content distribution platform. The company's 75-year collective legacy is unmatched in operational expertise, scale, capacity and breadth of services. Leveraging the best in breed creative and technical talent, state-of-the-art facilities and next generation technologies, the company now boasts the largest global footprint with 67 offices in 34 countries. The company’s scale and customer-centric approach is focused on its mission of connecting content, connecting people. For more information, follow @IyunoHQ and #WeAreIyuno across social platforms.