Our Team

CEO/CFO (Chief Executive/Financial Officer)

Björn Hallberg has an academic background in engineering and economics and has worked in commercial real estate as well as the retail industry. He is a true entrepreneur, with expertise in organization and marketing. He is responsible for the development of our brand and the global expansion of our business, as well as being fluent in 4 languages. He is also a certified Language Proficiency Assessor for commercial airline pilots. 

COO (Chief Operating Officer)

Rita Banati, our COO, has been providing the European tourist community with top quality translations from her own translation agency - one of the leading agencies in Europe  - since 2005. Before that, she worked in the tourism industry, specializing in marketing. She grew up in Berlin, her father was a diplomat and her mother a literature scientist, making languages important at an early stage in her life. Her academic background includes studies in foreign trade. She is fluent in 4 languages herself but no longer works as a translator. Instead she focuses on managing our day-to-day business and is responsible for our quality assurance.

Our CLA (Chief Legal Advisor)

Our Chief Legal Advisor is Dr. Judit Kezdi who is a top Hungarian business lawyer. She is now living part time in Norway. Mrs. Kezdi is fluent in 3 different languages. She has also been Legal Advisor to the Department of Finance in Budapest, Hungary.

Business Manager Asia

Katalin Karasz is a linguist with an extensive educational background and years of experience. She has expertise in translation with a deep knowledge of IT. She has got an excellent educational background in fields including, Hungarian literature, linguistics, sociolinguistics (MA - Eötvös Loránd University Budapest, Hungary), French literature and linguistics (BA, MA - Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary), numerous training sessions with IBM, SAP and EMS. Translator and interpreter since 1993 for the Council of Europe, Malaysian Timber Council, Department of Culture in Hungary.

Our Mission Statement

We are fully dedicated to delivering high quality service to our clients. We always prioritize our clients satisfaction. Our professional translators always try hard to deliver top-grade services promptly. Quality, punctuality and fast delivery are three main factors that we strictly follow with 100% dedication. Our translators are highly educated and professional, friendly and very positive minded.  

We strictly follow-up on our services both during and after the project to make sure whether the client is fully satisfied. This establishes an ongoing relationship for future growth through mutual appreciation and commitment.

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What a team, you have done a fantastic job!

Ahmad Hammoud, Managing Director, Nuance Media, Dubai, AE

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