E.g., 12/15/2018
E.g., 12/15/2018

Alessandra Binazzi

Localization Management Consultant

Alessandra Binazzi is a multi-lingual professional with a surprisingly varied experience and one common thread: International markets and customers. Proficient in all major European languages, Alessandra has dedicated her professional life...

Alessandra Gobbi

Global Content Lead, Globalization

Alessandra Gobbi is EMEA Globalization Strategist at NetApp. She supports the company globalization strategies aligning content localization requirements between headquarter and geos for 12 departments, based on NetApp’s GTM strategy....

Anne-Marie Colliander Lind

CEO

Anne-Marie Colliander Lind is a recognized force in the global language industry landscape. She has spent more than 25 years helping multinational organizations solve their language issues, serving in executive sales and management positions at...

Burckhardt Rueffer

CEO

Burckhardt grew up in Germany and the US. He holds degrees in Computer Science, Graphic and Industrial Design, as well as Social Sciences. Throughout his professional career he has always been interested in communication across boundaries....

Claudia Di Lorenzo

Senior Account Manager

Claudia is passionate about languages, with more than 10 years of experience in the translation industry. She has been a member of Translated.net since 2011, acting first as a Project Manager, then as one of the most productive Senior Account...

Clio Schils

Chief Development Officer

Clio Schils has more than 25 years of experience in the translation industry on both the client and vendor sides. She has held several executive management positions in different organizations, with a focus on the life sciences vertical; the nearly...

Dace Dzeguze

LSP Member Services Manager

Daniel Zielinski

Managing Director

Daniel Zielinski has a university degree in translation and is managing director of Loctimize GmbH in Saarbrücken (Germany). He works as a consultant for translation and localization technologies and as a trainer holding training certificates for...

Dave Ruane

Enterprise BDM EMEA

Dave Ruane is enterprise business development director at Xplanation focusing on the industrial and manufacturing sectors. He has been in the localization industry since the mid-nineties and regularly contributes to industry events and forums....

David Filip

Research Fellow

David Filip is Chair (Convener) of OASIS XLIFF OMOS TC; Secretary, Editor and Liaison Officer of OASIS XLIFF TC; a former Co-Chair and Editor for the W3C ITS 2.0 Recommendation; Advisory Editorial Board member for the Multilingual magazine; co-...

David Utrilla

CEO

David Utrilla studied international business and economics in Peru and in the USA. In 1995 he founded U.S. Translation Company and serves currently as its CEO. He has been given multiple awards including Utah’s Best of State, Inc. 500/5000 for...

Dieter Runge

VP Marketing and Business Development

VP and Co-Founder at Boostlingo a language software and technology company, our Boostlingo platform is an end-to-end SAAS based Interpretation Management and Delivery Platform. I have worked in and around the language industry since 1998 managing...

Dominik Radziszowski

CIO

Full stack IT analyst, technology visionary, cloud expert, solution architect, IT expert and auditor spanning the IT and business worlds, software localisation and internationalization practitioner. Architect, developer and IT team founder of XTRF...

Elżbieta Pętlicka

Account Manager

Elzbieta Petlicka is a multilingual professional with a varied localization experience. In the last 10 years she has experienced localization from different angles and in different roles: she worked as a translator, project manager, and program...

Ewandro Magalhaes

VP of Communications

Ewandro Magalhaes is a seasoned conference interpreter and former conference manager in the United Nations system. As the Chief Interpreter of ITU, Ewandro was instrumental in implementing an unprecedented system of remote participation with full...

Helena Johansson

Senior Language Specialist

Language Specialst in the Netflix Product Localization department, based in Amsterdam. 

Hélène Pielmeier

Senior Research Analyst

As an accomplished language services industry executive, Hélène Pielmeier’s role at CSA Research involves business management, strategic planning, sales and marketing strategy and execution, project and vendor management, quality process development...

Inbal Amir Cohen

Director of Operations

Inbal Amir Cohen Joined MGS Language Services in 1999 as a project manager and in 2012 assumed her role as Director of Operations of the Israeli Operations. Inbal has a BA degree in Political Science & Philosophy, and a MA in Political...

Inge Boonen

Head of Business Deveopment

Inge Boonen has been active in the localization industry since over 15 years. She is currently Sales Director at Arancho Doc focusing on providing value-added language services and solutions to her customers. Prior to joining Arancho Doc, Inge held...

Ioannis Kassios

Managing Director

Ioannis co-founded Technografia in 2007. As the Managing Director, he is principally responsible for setting the direction and executing the strategy of the company. Prior to founding Technografia, he worked for many years as a professional...

Ivan Lukavský

Program Director

Ivan Lukavský joined Moravia in 1995 and since then he has experienced localization from different angles and in various roles. He worked as a translator, project manager, supply chain manager and production manager. His current role is Program...

James Anderson

CEO

James Anderson is the President of Linguali SAS – a language technology company based in Bordeaux, France, specialising in the research, conception, development, and deployment of innovative technologies for live remote language interpreting....

Jeremy Coombs

Vice President, International Operations

Jeremy Coombs is the vice president of international operations at MultiLing, the innovative leader in intellectual property (IP) translations and related support services for foreign patent filings. Jeremy Coombs joined MultiLing in 1999 and...

Jesper Overgaard Andersen

Language Team Manager / Partner

Jesper O. Andersen graduated in 1996 from Aarhus University with an MA in International Business Communication. After a year as lecturer at Aarhus University, he came to TextMinded in 1997. He was made a partner in 1999. As Language Team Manager,...

John Tinsley

CEO & Co-founder

John’s background is in Machine Translation, an area in which he received a PhD from Dublin City University. Since then, he has focused on consulting and development of MT technology that has real practical applications and provides true value to...

Jonathan Bowring

Director

Jonathan is a consultant, coach and facilitator in management development. He founded Riversight in 2016, providing services to the localisation industry and other sectors. Jonathan graduated with 1st class honours in Computer Science from...

Karen Loughrey

Managing Editor

Kimon Fountoukidis

CEO

Originally born in NYC, I've been living in Krakow, Poland for over 25 years. I am an entrepreneur at heart and have the most fun in business when I am doing new things. I started Argos Multilingual in 1996 and so after over 20 years I...

Klaus Fleischmann

Managing Director

Klaus grew up with languages and computers in Austria and the US. He studied conference interpreting in Vienna and Monterey, California, and technical communication at Danube University Krems. After spending many years gaining experience in the US...

Konrad Chmielewski

Head of Sales

Konrad Chmielewski has been in the translation industry since 2006. He is a #SocialSelling Evangelist and XTRF’s Head of Sales. Before that, he worked at Argos Multilingual, one of Poland’s largest Language Service Providers. Konrad’s focus is and...

Konstantin Dranch

Consultant

 Since 2011 Konstantin runs translationrating.ru, a ranking and research blog for LSPs in Russia and Ukraine. He currently collaborates with the ATC association to survey LSPs in the United Kingdom, and with CNET in France. Konstantin is...

Majd Abbar

Director

Majd Abbar is currently the Director of Business Development and Commercialization Strategy at Qatar Computing Research Institute.
Prior to QCRI, he spent 20 years at Microsoft Corporation in Redmond, WA where he established the Arabic...

Marcia Fervienza

Localization Manager

I specialize in leading multicultural teams to elevate brand perception and support company growth initiatives through the localization of products and marketing material. With 10+ years of experience managing globalization and localization...

Marcus Danei

Product Manager

At SAP, Marcus Danei is responsible for defining and implementing the strategic direction for translation technology. Marcus has over 16 years’ experience in the software and localization industries, and has worked in a range of areas within SAP,...

María Jesús de Arriba Díaz

Strategic Accounts Director

A globalization expert with 20 years of localization experience, María has held multiple positions supporting the international growth of a multitude of global companies across all industries and verticals. María’s localization journey started...

Miguel Sevener

Account Manager Europe

Biology graduate turned translator, Miguel decided he would rather be a translator with research skills than a scientist with language skills. With both Spanish and English as his mother tongues, and a bicultural upbringing between Spain and the U.S...

Nada Melhem

Senior Interpreting Specialist

Nada Melhem has been working for the Professional Development Center (PDC) at the Translation and Interpreting Institute (TII) as a Senior Interpreting Specialist since August 2014. She is leading the interpreting practice at the TII and working...

Patricia Doest

Patrick Nunes

Director, Global Communications & Design

As somebody who has been actively involved in localization for over 20 years, I am passionate about the strength of our industry and also the constant need for us to keep evolving and re-inventing how we do things. I am an inclusionist: I...

Rebecca Petras

Deputy Director

Rebecca manages and oversees all aspects of Translators without Borders’ work as its Deputy Director. Previously she was a board member for Translators without Borders and served on the executive committee as the head of the marketing committee....

Renato Beninatto

CEO, Instigator, Provocateur, Podcaster

Renato is the CEO of Nimdzi Insights, LLC and has served on the executive teams for some of the industry’s most prominent companies. He develops strategies that drive growth on a global scale. He specializes in making companies successful in global...

Serge Gladkoff

President

Serge Gladkoff graduated from an elite Russian nuclear science college and for more than twenty-four years has been engaged in the localization industry, first as a deputy director for a software distribution company Dialogue-MEPhI, then as a...

Silvia Avary-Silveira

Sr Localization Manager

Silvia Avary-Silveira has over 16 years of localization experience working for high-tech companies including Juniper Networks, Symantec, VeriSign and NetApp. She is a native of Brazil and has been living in the U.S. for the past 20 years. Silvia is...

Stefania Russo

Global Content Manager

An Italian native and now Amsterdam resident, Stefania Russo has spent over 10 years playing different roles in the localization industry for companies like CA, TransPerfect and Arancho Doc. Passionate about software localization, in 2015 Stefania...

Steffen Karlsen

Language Production Manager / Partner

Steffen F. Karlsen graduated in 1996 from Aarhus University with an MA in International Business Communication. After having worked for another LSP in the UK, he joined TextMinded in 1997 where he was made a partner in 1999. As Language Production...

Steve Chu

Managing Director

Steve Chu has more than 20 years of diversified management experience in general management, sales, marketing, and operations. Through Treehouse Strategy, Steve and his associate as well as partners have helped their clients develop their sales and...

Steven Atkin

Chief Globalization Architect

Steven Atkin is the Chief Globalization Architect at IBM and is responsible for establishing the globalization strategy for IBM products. Steven has been working on globalization issues at IBM for 20 years and now focuses on globalization challenges...

Torben Dahl Jensen

Language Technology Manager

Torben Dahl Jensen graduated in 1997 from the University of Southern Denmark with an MA degree in modern languages and information technology. He then continued for six more years as a researcher there, specializing in translation and term base...

Vanessa Busse

Localization Consultant

Vanessa Busse is junior consultant, trainer and project and localization manager at Loctimize GmbH in Saarbruecken (Germany) since 2015. Her focus lies on internationalization, localization and translation of small to large enterprises’ corporate...

Véronique Özkaya

Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

Véronique is Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at Xplanation, a global provider of languages services and technology headquartered in Belgium. As a member of management, she is responsible for the company’s sales, marketing and account management...

Yumke Kaptein

Sales Engineer

I have an extensive background in the humanities, with a Bachelor Degree in Literary science from Leiden University and a Master's Degree in Gender Studies from Utrecht University. I made my entrance as a professional in the language industry...

randomness