Francesca Pantaev, Quality Control Manager, New York

Francesca was born in Italy, right on the border of Slovenia. An Italian native speaker, she enrolled in a program at the University of Trieste to pursue a degree in Modern Foreign Languages and Literature with a concentration in English and Russian. During her time as a student, she participated in two study-programs held in Austria and Russia to study German and Russian. Upon graduating with honors, she enrolled in the Master’s Degree Program in Translation and Cultural Mediation with a concentration in Russian and German at the University of Udine. In 2012 she moved to New York City to work as an in-house translator for a Manhattan law firm and as a freelance translator. Francesca joined the Translingua team in June of 2015. She is a project manager and quality control manager.