Company Overview


The company was founded in 1989 and was named BIT Software before 1997.


ABBYY’s mission is to help people understand each other by creating artificial intelligence technologies, products and services for efficiently capturing, translating, extracting and transforming information into accessible and useful knowledge.

ABBYY Headquarters

ABBYY Group has 4 headquarters – in North America (Milpitas, California), Western Europe (Munich), Eastern Europe (Kiev) and in Russia (Moscow). Most of the research and development projects are conducted in Moscow headquarters.


ABBYY group consists of 14 global offices located in Russia (5 offices), the USA, Germany, the UK, Japan, Ukraine, Australia, Canada, Cyprus and Taiwan.



* According to ABBYY’s internal data