Looking to secure a position in a media organisation, where I can bring immediate and strategic value and develop current skillset further. I have 10 years’ experience in account and project coordination, and a proven track record of developing beneficial relationships with high-end clients. My personal and professional background has been exposed to life in Africa, North America and Europe. 

Work History

Work History
Oct 2013 - Present


Riverplate Limited

London, UK

Responsible for increasing the exposure and distribution in the UK of a new premium artisan food brand.

Interface and liaise with current and prospective clients.

Increased client database by 145%.

Generated 70%+ increase in sales on last year.

Manage the website and social media content.

Create and design marketing and promotional materials.

Deliver and support on-site promotions and events.

Sep 2011 - Apr 2013

Senior Project Manager


Los Angeles, USA

Involved in the launch of a Digital Media Company as part of the management team.

Oversaw and participated in the successful design and development of(a) the company's website,(b) a cloud-based platform for film and TV translations,(c) a customized translation software.

Managed full translation process of multi-lingual subtitles for localized distribution of titles such as Breaking Bad, Nashville and Being Human.

Liaised with international clients and vendors including Netflix and Sony.

Recruited linguistic team leaders and translators in over 40 languages. Trained, created manuals and devised troubleshooting procedures, for a pool of over 40 linguistic team leaders and 1100 translators.

Responsible for processing, calculating and issuing translator payments.

Assisted software developers in the creation of an automated invoicing system. Performed QA system testing.

Logged and tracked bugs while monitoring tickets and liaising with developers to implement necessary fixes.

May 2011 - May 2011

Senior Account Coordinator/Project Manager

Deluxe Digital Studios

Florence, Italy

Oversaw the full localization process for television and theatrical projects.

Managed and serviced the Warner, Sony, Paramount, Fox accounts for Broadcast, Home Entertainment, Theatrical, Multimedia, and 3-D.

Point person in Language Services for business development during a pilot project focusing on the strategic planning and successful acquisition of Disney as a client.

Handled successfully an unforeseen request from Disney for Lost and Desperate Housewives to be delivered in record time, leading the client to entrust Deluxe as their prime service provider.

Managed other miscellaneous tasks including but not exclusively: DVD menu localization, voice over actor selection for French, Spanish, and Italian.

May 2011 - May 2011

Film Agent


Cannes, France

Negotiated acquisitions and placement of theatrical titles, shorts and documentaries with filmmakers and film festival representatives during the 64th annual Cannes Film Festival.

Represented 10 new Latin-American titles leading to their successful placement in numerous festivals worldwide.

Networked with various stakeholders during the festival to connect filmmakers and buyers.

Sep 2004 - Jan 2005

Creative Manager/Graphic Designer

Tropical Music & Pro Audio, Export

Miami, USA

Designed promotional material expanding the market successfully promoting the company in Latin American gaining 3 new major accounts.

Translated all material for both Spanish and English speaking markets.


2000 - Jan 2002


University of Miami

Major in Print Journalism & Graphic Design/Multimedia, Minor in French


Visual Art Studies

Harvard University


Languages: English (Native); French (Native); Spanish (Fluent); Italian (Fluent); Portuguese (learning)



Account Managment

Client Relations



Office suite

Graphics Editing

Social Media



Avid foodie; running club member; passionate about life in foreign cultures, historical novels; new technology; music; currently learning Portuguese.