Meet our linguists

English-Spanish Translator

David Garcia Ruiz

Born and raised in Spain, David has lived in the UK since 2011. He holds an MA in Translation from Swansea University and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL), and an Associate Member of the Institute of Translation & Interpreting (ITI).

Chartered Linguist & Director

Emma Plested

Emma is one of the founders and directors of Quality Spanish Translations. Having worked in the language industry as an interpreter and translator between Spanish and English for almost 20 years, she was awarded Chartered Linguist status in 2018. She is also a full member of the Institute of Translation…
English-Spanish Translator & Interpreter

Maria Brown

A Basque-Spanish native living in London, Maria has over 30 years’ experience translating and interpreting in the English legal sector, specifically criminal law. Vetted to a high degree, she has received commendations in the UK and Spain.

Spanish-English Translator

Katy Robinson

Katy is a medical translator with a background in mathematical modelling and public health research. She specialises in medical research articles, clinical trial documentation, press releases and patient notes.

Spanish-English translator

Amanda Moody

Amanda is a qualified engineer, with further qualifications in marketing and translation. Before beginning a career in translation, she worked in global technology companies for 15 years, where she held a number of technical marketing and senior product management roles.

English-Spanish Translator

Mariana Roccia

Mariana has a solid academic background and over 10 years’ experience providing expert linguistic services to international companies in Argentina, Chile and the UK. Mariana specialises in various fields including legal, commercial, H&S, environmental management and academia, making her the perfect match for translating and proofreading highly technical materials