Sharon StephensSharon Stephens is the Operations Director of Lingua Translations and is passionate about language and culture.
Sharon is a multi-national award winning linguist and an expert in the language service industry and her name is synonymous with translation and interpreting services at the highest level. As a University lecturer she loves nothing more than spreading her knowledge and guidance to businesses and future linguists alike.
Sharon’s passion for her industry has been described as infectious and her enthusiasm is second to none. The service Sharon insists each customer receives is always exemplary and exceeds customer’s expectations consistently. She considers herself as a ‘language geek’.
She heads up a team of expert Project Managers and is responsible for the commercial element of the business, which is something she thoroughly enjoys. Previously she was a Managing Director of another company but has found that looking after the customers directly and managing the in-house processes, a dream job!
Richard StephensRichard Stephens is the Director of Lingua Translations – and is technology obsessed!
Richard founded Lingua Translations with the intention of utilising his experience in Management, technology and marketing. Richard may not be a linguist himself so he then needed to be complimented by a team of expert linguists who thrive on excellence and deliver a service like no other.
The combination of the two – is extra-ordinary and outshines any competitor in the industry. He has worked with highly acclaimed FTSE 500 companies and essentially brings a wealth of common sense with him.
His goal is to ensure that Lingua Translations continues to thrive and prosper but above all, ensuring that the company’s goals are achieved and we continually exceed our customer’s expectations by offering support and guidance so we can increase their presence in foreign markets.
Adrian GrahamSenior Project Manager
I’m the Senior Project Manager and I love my job at Lingua Translations. I have a MA in Translation and I speak German, French and I am learning Spanish – plus I have studied some Mandarin.
I am always told how calm I am, which is a great trait for a PM
Raquel CuervaProject Manager
I have a BA in translation and interpreting and I speak Spanish, Catalan, English and Italian. I am originally from Barcelona. After teaching overseas for a while, I decided to move to wales in search of a Project Management position – which is where I am now! I love my job at Lingua Translations, the team are great and there is never a dull day! No days are the same and I love how we all strive for utter perfection in everything we do.
Julia GrahamProject Manager
I have a BA in French from Swansea University and spent a year in Toulouse studying at the Université de Toulouse. It’s no surprise that I also love languages! I also speak Welsh as my second language 🙂
I am considered the office organiser as I love to keep things just so and I am also considered to be very much a perfectionist – I fit right in with my fellow language geeks.
Every day is fascinating and I love working as part of our team, we are well known for being friendly and of course, we know what we are talking about.