ND Focus – Elia’s focus on Project Management / 7-8 December 2017

Manuele Vecchi


Business Development Manager
Aglatech 14, Italy

Manuele Vecchi


Business Development Manager
Aglatech 14, Italy

Biography

Born in 1974, even before graduating in Languages at the Genoa University, Manuele entered Liguria Traduce, a translation company founded and run by his family since 1985.

In 2001, after completing his university studies and after few years of hard labour as project manager and factotum, he became one of the partners of the company with a minor share. At the same time, he managed to obtain the ISO9001 quality certification and became responsible for the administration of the franchisee contract with the international group Eurologos, which Liguria Traduce entered as the 2nd Italian office.

From then on, he climbed step by step the hierarchy ladder and performed different roles inside the company until he got to own a majority of shares.

From October 2012 to September 2016 he volunteered as one of the Directors of the European Languages Industry Association (ELIA), working promoting the Association and networking among language industry representatives.

In July 2017, in the framework of the acquisition of Liguria Traduce by Aglatech 14 S.p.A., he became part of the Business Development team of Aglatech, one of the fastest growing translation companies in Italy, with a core business based on patent, legal, technical and healthcare translation.

He is passionate about translation as a business and has recently started an embryo of university career teaching English to Political Sciences students in his hometown.