Even though he's a newcomer to the language industry, Alan has nearly 10 years' experience in digital marketing. Having started off his career as a digital strategist, he went on to lead the digital transformation for a number of Irish SMEs. As a...
Head of Global Localization
Alessandra joins ASICS Digital in 2017 with the mandate to build a localization function able to drive and support ASICS ambitious digital transformation. As a consultant, Alessandra developed programs tailored to organizations at all stages of a...
Global Solutions Architect Manager
Alex Zekakis has been in the localization industry for almost ten years, starting off as a localization project manager on the vendor side, where he remained until recently. After a few years in the industry he moved into different roles, initially...
CEO Wordcraft GmbH
Andre Hemker is the CEO of Wordcraft, a comprehensive language service provider specializing in localization solutions architecture, corporate training, text and audiovisual translations, brand language & terminology management as well as text...
An Irish man living in The Netherlands, Andrew graduated from the Radboud University of Nijmegen, with a Master’s of Science in Cross-Cultural Management, and promptly decided to put his degree to absolutely no use, by opening a cocktail bar. With a...
Independent Language Services Consultant
Andrey Moiseev is an expert in translation, interpretation and business internationalization with more than 20 years’ experience. He is currently working as Independent Language Services Consultant for FIFA, IOC, EOC and many other big international...
Customer & Market Strategist - Europe
Anton Bollen is the European Customer & Market Strategist for TechSmith Corp., a software company based in Michigan, USA. He started his career at the company in 2003 with a focus role on the creation and localization of training videos. He...
Balázs Benedek is co-founder and CTO of Skawa Innovation Ltd., a company focusing on cloud-based internet solutions and computer-aided automated workflows. With its award-winning EasyLing.com, Skawa is making the website translation process easy for...
Co-founder & Chairman of the Board
Balázs Kis is chairman of the board of directors at memoQ. He is also one of the founders of the company. Balázs has decades of experince in IT, translation, and natural language processing. He has a degree in IT engineering and a PhD in applied...
Brett Frischmann is the Charles Widger Endowed University Professor in Law, Business and Economics, Villanova University. He is also an affiliated scholar of the Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School, a trustee for the Nexa Center...
Chief Business Officer
Chief Business Officer at the Semantix Group, responsible for the Business Area of Language Solutions, covering all products and services but Interpreting. The enthusiastic leader of a passionate team of language professionals, technology experts...
I am a technologist at heart as well as a Marketing and Sales leader. My entire career I have been working in technology startups, helping build high performing teams and searching for Markets that can be helped through innovative technology. In...
Cecilia Enbäck has more than 20 years of experience in the translation industry and is the CEO of Translator Scandinavia. Cecilia is interested in international communication and loves to take on new challenges, both regarding projects and new...
Chief Solutions Officer
Christian worked in the translation industry since 1997 and in IT since 1990 as project manager, technology lead, and consultant. Co-founder of two translation industry start-ups.
Christian Weih studied English literature and linguistics at the University of Mannheim, Germany. As a member of the Management Board of Across Systems, he plays a key role in the company and product development. Furthermore, he provides customers...
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...
Conor Power is the CEO of Interpreter Intelligence, a software company providing the leading platform for organizations that provide language services to manage their end-to-end interpreting services; including on-site, video remote and over the...
Director, Commerce Cloud Localization
When Cornelia Sittel is not thinking up the next internationalization patent that will make the lives of both software developers and translators easier — or serving the US Coast Guard on the seas around Cape Cod — she leads the localization team at...
Machine Translation Specialist
Cristina Anselmi is a Machine Translation Specialist at Electronic Arts Inc. based in Cologne, Germany. With several years of experience in translation and language teaching, a master’s in translation studies in Milano and a specialization in video...
President & COO
Dave Bryant is Dotsub’s COO and the Product Owner of Dotsub V3. During his career, he has spent time in sales, software development, and product management in high-tech before moving into executive management. Dave helped build the growing...
Director of Artificial Intelligence
Diego (GALA Board member in 2013-2015) is the Director of Artificial Intelligence at TransPerfect, where he oversees the R&D and the deployment of AI solutions for clients, including neural machine translation, natural language generation,...
Founder and CEO
Diego Cresceri is founder and CEO of Creative Words, a Localization Company based in Genoa. With a degree in Interpreting, he has been working in the localization industry since 2005: starting off as a translator, he soon moved on to working as a...
Chief Communication Officer
Dominique Puls has been a passionate driver of new ideas in translation and localisation industry for more than a decade. As Chief Communication Officer at the tsd GmbH, an internationally operating Global Content Provider, she constantly...
Dwayne is the VP of Sales at Smartcat.
Elisabeth Da Silva
Head of Interpreting Services
I'm Head of Interpreting Services at Semantix which is the largest Language Service provider company in Scandinavia. We provide almost 700,000 interpreting orders per year. I live close to Stockholm, Sweden.
Ten years ago Frank and his team started the media production company Lumalenscape. During this time, Lumalenscape created countless film productions, ranging from corporate films, TV and cinema advertising to documentaries and TV entertainment....
CEO & Co-Founder
CEO & Co-Founder of TikkTalk, an open marketplace for language services
George Zhao is CEO of VideoLocalize.com, a video localization management system, and President of Boffin Language Group Inc., an Asian language service provider. He has 20+ years experience in the language industry. As a serial...
Head of US Divisions
Gino Toti is an Argentine-born certified and sworn English-Spanish and vice versa translator. After completing his studies and obtaining his degree, he began his career in Wagner Consulting, starting as a translator and training to become a Project...
Founder / President
An MIT-engineer-turned-translator, Henry Dotterer founded ProZ.com while living in Japan in 1999. Since then, ProZ.com has gone on to become the web's leading venue for the exchange of language and translation services, resources and personnel....
István Lengyel is the founder of BeLazy Ltd, the company that makes agile localization possible across the entire supply chain. Previously, he was one of the founders of Kilgray, the makers of memoQ, and held various positions in the company. He...
Jared is an ex-language teacher who has lived and worked in Argentina for the past 22 years or so. He has been working for ProZ.com and its community since 2007.
Executive Director, Global Client Solutions
Jeff is currently Executive Director, Global Client Solutions at Translations.com, the largest private provider of language services and technology, headquartered in New York. He is responsible for the on-boarding of enterprise clients, for building...
Jessica Rathke is a sales strategist, consultant, coach and trainer for the language services industry and has helped LSP’s in 47+ countries improve sales performance. She is currently Principal at London- and Austin- based Localisation Sales &...
Manager of Technology Parternships
Jim Compton is a localization industry veteran, technologist, and optimist interested in the application of technology toward big-picture globalization challenges. As part of RWS Moravia’s Technology Partnerships team, Jim seeks out capabilities...
VP Sales LSP
Sales Leadership, Strategy and Growth Adviser In his 17 years in the language industry, Josef has developed outstanding business acumen. After receiving a degree in International Relations, Josef worked his way up from a Sales Manager position at...
German Language Manager
Karin is German Language Manager at Park IP Translations, a Welocalize company which provides translation, litigation and filing solutions for patent and legal professionals. Her primary responsibility at Park is to ensure consistent, premium...
Director of Linguistic Services
Katerina Gasova joined the first localization team of Moravia IT s.r.o. in 1994, having previously specialized in technical and legal translations. In 2004 Katerina set the foundation for Moravia's Linguistic Services Department to develop and...
Co-Founder & Head of Product
Kirill Soloviev is the CEO & Co-Founder at ContentQuo, an Estonian tech startup helping Global Top-10 LSPs, enterprise loc teams, and government agencies reduce translation quality risk, improve vendor performance, and boost MT quality at any...
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...
Konstantin Josseliani is the founder and CEO of Janus Worldwide. Combining his 20+ years of experience in localization with a decade-plus expertise in strategic planning and organizational development, Konstantin’s focus as the company’s architect...
After getting a PhD in 2008, Konstantin Savenkov led research and development efforts for online content services, then worked as CTO at Zvooq and as a chief operating officer at Bookmate. In 2016, he contributed his experience in artificial...
Business Development Manager
Kyle started as a linguist and English teacher in the Czech Republic in 2009. These two occupations helped him realize his true calling for helping people communicate more effectively, even if they already speak the same language. Since 2014 he has...
Latha is an award winning lawyer and social entrepreneur whose goal has been to grow a socially responsible and sustainable language services company that is the multilingual hub for the world, with a team of talented, motivated and passionate...
Senior Customer Success Executive
Laura has been in the translation industry for over 13 years and joined SDL Trados two and a half years ago. Laura is the Senior Customer Success Consultant in the Sales Team which takes care of the requirements for Language Service Providers...
Lauri Hyry is a pioneer of mobile interpreting. He’s got a strong background in service development and design. Back in year 2015 the demand for instant interpretation increased dramatically during the refugee crisis in Europe in 2015. He organised...
MT Program Manager
Lena Marg has over 10 years experience in the localization industry, with a focus on machine translation and post-editing. She currently works in machine translation pre-sales support and program management at Welocalize, supporting the company's...
Machine Translation Specialist
Lucía Guerrero is a Machine Translation Specialist at CPSL and also part of the collaborative teaching staff at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. In the translation industry since 1998, she has been senior Translation and Localization Project...
Business Development Manager Gaming |Head of Translation Wordcraft GmbH
Maik Mehlhose is the Head of Translation at Wordcraft GmbH, a comprehensive language service provider specializing in localization solutions architecture, corporate training, text and audiovisual translations, brand language & terminology...
Business Consultant DACH
Manuel is a certified translator/interpreter with an in-depth experience in the language industry working as a translator, interpreter, technical writer, project and transformation manager for language processes and technologies. As a Business...
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
Director, Strategic Accounts
As a globalization expert with 20+ years of localization experience, I have been fortunate to hold multiple positions supporting the international growth of numerous global companies of all sizes and industries. My localization journey...
Business Development Manager
Maria is a Business Development Manager at Smartcat.
Head of Language Services
Martina Bellodi graduated from the University of Bologna in 2003 and began her career as a freelance translator. In 2009 she started working as an in-house translator at Swiss Post Language Services. She was promoted to Head Translator in 2011 and...
Founder / President
A Mandarin-English conference interpreter active in Silicon Valley, USA, Marty is experienced in interpreting finance, IT, entrepreneurship, and management-related topics since graduating from MIIS in 2008. After 8 years of working in the...
Anyone doing business internationally is familiar with the tremendous challenge involved in dealing with unfamiliar languages, values and business culture.Working with a serious, professional translation agency is very important, but it’s not always...
Regional Account Executive
Nilüfer is a Regional Account Executive for Smartcat.
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Oleksandr Bondarenko is a CEO of Translatel Ltd, PhD, associate professor at Central Ukrainian State Pedagogical University, European Society for Translation Studies member, author of dozens of scientific...
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 how we position ourselves and how we do things. From owning an LSP...
Localization geek with strong and diverse experience in translation and localization projects ranging from cybersecurity products to computer games and chatbots. Co-organizer of Tallinn Localization Unconference and a guest lecturer at diverse...
Principal, PM Lead
Pedro Gomez works at Microsoft Corporation, where he leads a global operations team. Pedro has an extensive background in product development, cross-cultural communication, and international business. He holds a BA in natural languages and a Master’...
Founder and CEO
Peter Hayes is the founder and CEO of VTCSecure and TranslateLive. He has over 20 years experience in system architecture, implementation and executive management. His background is highly technical with a specialty in emerging...
CEO Business Unit Translation Services
Peter Kreitmeier has been with itl AG since 1990. Since 2014, he has been Chairman of the Executive Board and responsible for the Translations division. Prior to this, he was head of itl's translation department for more than 20 years and made a...
Roman is the CEO (“Chief Energy Officer”) of ZELENKA Translations, a company that his father started in the Czech Republic 30 years ago. Since taking over the company in 2007, he and his team have been pursuing a single vision: to maximize the value...
Global Marketing and Communications Director, SDL
Sabina Jasinska is the Global Marketing Director for SDL. She is a Member of the Board of Directors of Translation Commons, a US-based public charity, and was a Member of the Gala Board of Directors for 2017-2018. Her focus is on building a strong...
Research and Teaching Assistant
Sabrina Girletti is a PhD student and teaching assistant at the Translation Technology Department of the Faculty of Translation and Interpreting (FTI), where she contributes to postgraduate courses in machine translation and localisation. Her...
Freelance Translator, Post-Editor and Training Instructor
Sara Grizzo studied translation and interpreting at Scuola Superiore di Lingue Moderne per Interpreti e Traduttori (University of Trieste). After graduation she worked as a computational linguist at one of the world’s leading providers of...
Named one of the top 100 innovators in the UK and Ireland, Sarah Pokorná-Presch is the Managing Director of Retro Digital, and creator of Retro Live (a fusion marketing/localization conference). Sarah started off as a military translator before...
Head of Localization
Sasan Banava is the head of localization @ Uber, and started the in-house l10n team @ SF headquarters.
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...
Global Site Manager
Soren Eberhardt is a Senior Program Manager in the Global Engagement Team at Microsoft. He has been working in the field of internationalization and localization for over 20 years, both on the vendor and client side, and in different roles: as...
Head of Language Services
Stella is a versatile translation industry expert with a passion for languages and a belief in the power of global communication as a driver for change. With over 15 years of experience in the language service industry, she has held a variety of...
Chief Executive Officer
Stéphan Déry was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Translation Bureau effective May 23, 2017. In this role, Stéphan is responsible for providing strategic and operational leadership of the Translation Bureau. He oversees translation and...
Expert in Neural Machine translation and Localization.
Stéphanie's role consists in demonstrating the SYSTRAN Pure Neural Server solution added-value and helping SYSTRAN customers run successful MT implementation projects.
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...
Tea Dietterich is CEO of Australian LSP 2M Language Services with Offices in Brisbane, Melbourne, Argentina and Paris. Tea is also President of the Australasian Association of Language Companies (AALC), former Board Director of GALA, Board Member of...
SVP, Corporate Development
Tuyen Ho leads global corporate development and strategic initiatives at Welocalize. Prior to Welocalize, Tuyen held leadership roles in sales and operations at technology start-ups in the area of voice recognition, big data crowdsourcing, and...
Véronique is CCO at LanguageWire, a global provider of technology and languages services headquartered in Denmark. As a member of management, she is responsible for the company’s sales, marketing and account management strategies. Prior to...
Yuka Ghesquière Nakasone
Yuka is the chief strategist at Global Bridge, a globalization consulting company that helps businesses to think and be global by adopting best practise globalization and localization strategies, and level up through globalized EQ coaching. ...
Linguistic Team Lead
Zsófia Gregor is Linguistic team lead at UK-owned life sciences and technical specialist LSP Albion Languages. She is responsible for coordinating and overseeing all internal linguistic work. During her 5 years at the company, she has worked with a...