Levent is ultimately responsible for TTC wetranslate. He is a co-founder, and has helped it grow from a single to a multi-language vendor. He is an experienced English to Turkish translator as well as a general council member of ATC (Association of Translation Companies). He is also a PRINCE2 qualified Project Manager.
In his spare time Levent enjoys skiing, bike riding, swimming and is a PADI rescue diver.
Banu is also a co-founder of TTC wetranslate. Banu is in charge of the accounts department and looks after TTC wetranslate’s finances. She makes sure that the company has healthy margins and is paying everyone on time! She has a BSc in Mathematics and Computing and is bi-lingual in English and Turkish.
In her spare time, Banu enjoys reading, making jewellery, dancing and spending time with friends and family.
James Valentine has been in the language industry for over 30 years providing language solutions for UK and global companies. He is currently working with Bedford Translations in an advisory and consultancy capacity.
Abi started working for TTC in 2000. She is responsible for overseeing all of the projects that are undertaken on-site. Abi is Trados trained, has an NVQ in Customer Care and is a PRINCE2 qualified Project Manager.
Abi enjoys playing Netball and has been playing in the Thurrock and Basildon leagues for six years. She likes to read and enjoys travelling to the USA.
Abi is currently on maternity leave.
Senior Project Manager and DTP Specialist
Denise started working for TTC in 1997. She is our in-house DTP specialist and works with Indesign, Quark, Illustrator, etc. Denise is also Trados trained and has an NVQ in Customer Care and PRINCE2 qualified Project Manager.
In her spare time Denise enjoys reading, watching movies and good comedies, and socialising with friends and family.
Patrizia is working for TTC as a Customer Experience and Project Coordinator. She has a bachelor's degree in Foreign Languages (English and French) and she spent some time in France and Switzerland as part of her educational experience.
Before moving to the translation industry, she gained some years of experience in project management in another international field.
She has always been passionate about foreign languages and translation.
In her spare time, Patrizia enjoys listening to music, taking nature walks and travelling.
Aykut is TTC’s Izmir Office Manager. He loves working with his colleagues and organises team building events. He makes sure all operations are running smoothly for both our clients and our providers in Turkey office. He is a translator and memoQ trained. He holds a bachelor’s degree in translation and interpreting.
Aykut believes in the effectiveness of combining martial arts with business and daily life, and he is a blackbelt (shodan) Aikidoka. He enjoys Marvel Cinematic Universe and comics. He also loves playing PC & mobile games, especially RPG. Being organised and punctual is crucial in project management and Aykut is a watch enthusiast, appreciating the elaborate timekeeping technologies over the eras.
Working hours: Monday - Friday 07:30 – 16:30 (London time)
Buğra started working for TTC after completing his bachelor’s degree in translation and interpreting and since then he has been working in our Turkey office in Izmir as Project Manager and Translator. He is a certified Memsource Trainer and memoQ trained.
When he has time, he is working on his salsa moves and seeking for new delicacies. Apart from that he likes taking on new challenges and try new technologies, including but not limited to Translation Technologies.