Currently working as a Head of Translation for WorldOne Research, a Market Research company for the Healthcare and pharmaceutical sector.
Managing a team of 9 Translation Managers and 7 translators and proof-readers (in-house), setting up procedures and guidelines.
Working with the Operations Manager to implement new translation tools and software. Also responsible for recruitment and training.
Built up a network of external freelancers, negotiating with vendors.
More than 10 years’ experience as a Production Manager (or Account manager/Team leader) in the Translation industry (Wordbank Ltd., CommuniCare)
Over 5 years’ experience as a freelance Translator/proof-reader.
Extensive experience as a teacher of Italian as a second language in colleges (Evening courses in local schools and adult education centres), private schools and in financial institutions (Bankers’ Trust, Bank of America, etc.)