QuickSilver’s Account and Project Managers
QuickSilver’s Account Managers, will help you with all your project, and linguistic needs. Naturally, they all speak several languages themselves!
Jesús has a BA in Translation and Interpreting, and a BA in Chinese Studies from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). He completed a postgraduate degree in Translation and Information Technologies (UAB). He holds two PhDs in Translation Studies (UAB, 2010; Hong Kong Baptist University, 2015). Jesús has been working in the translation industry as a translator, reviewer and project manager since 2000, both in the private and public sectors. He lived in China over a period of six years studying, teaching and conducting research in the field of translation. Jesús also worked as a consultant for Spanish translation companies and universities. He speaks Catalan, Spanish, English, and Chinese. He loves Thai food, follows a Paleo lifestyle and dances Lindy Hop.
Originally from New York City, Catherine has lived in Spain since 2009. Catherine has a B.A. in Romance Languages and Literature (Carleton College), an M.A. in the History and Culture of Food (University of Barcelona), and a Ph.D. in Food and Nutrition, specializing in Food Anthropology (University of Barcelona). A native-English speaker, she is fluent in Spanish and also speaks French, Catalan, Italian, and some Hebrew. She has worked in translation and editing since 2010. She also has several years of experience as a language arts teacher, academic program manager, food educator, and researcher. Cathy loves cooking and baking, film, reading, painting, and exploring both cities and nature on foot.
Mayka has a BA in English Studies (URV), an MA in Audiovisual Translation (UAB) and an MA in Screenwriting (UNIR). Her MA provided an opportunity to enter the translation world, working for a major dubbing studio in Barcelona, where she learnt the insights of script translation. She also has experience in teaching and creating digital content. As a freelancer, she’s translated and subtitled various documentaries and short films. She’s passionate about cinema, literature, animals and coffee, and follows a vegan lifestyle.