President and founder of MM translations, Inc.
A native of Germany, Marita Marcano Baulesch has a degree (Diplom) equivalent to a master's degree in Applied Linguistics: Translation and Interpretation from the University of Heidelberg, Germany, one of the most renowned educational institutions for translators and interpreters in Europe. Furthermore, she is certified as a translator by the German Chamber of Commerce (IHK).
Already in her childhood, growing up near the borders to Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands, she dreamed of traveling the world, learning foreign languages, and meeting people from different cultures. She started with studying Latin, followed by English, French, Spanish, and later Italian and Dutch. Early on she decided to make her passion her profession.
Through her studies in Spain (Universidad de Málaga) and the United States (Bucknell University), while working in France and the Netherlands, and during extensive travels throughout Europe, North America, and Latin America she has obtained the multicultural background that is indispensable for her profession.
During her 10 years as an in-house translator and interpreter for German, English, Spanish, and French at Alcatel SEL AG (now Alcatel-Lucent) in Stuttgart, Germany she acquired profound technical knowledge in all areas of telecommunications, information technology, electrical engineering, and electronics.
In 1996 she started her own company, MM translations, specializing also in software localization and computer hardware. In cooperation with a network of professional and highly specialized translator colleagues in Germany, the US and Spain, MM translations, Inc. can also manage larger translation projects and translations from German into English and Spanish.
|BDÜ - Bundesverband der Übersetzer und Dolmetscher e. V.
(German Translators and Interpreters Association)
|ATA - American Translators Association|