WHO WE ARE
Language Market was born out of the belief that the way to help clients engage with international markets is to aid them secure the services of Best-of-Class providers who fit their needs.
With a few decades of combined experience working in international businesses (see profiles below), our founders have put their unique knowledge to good use. They have created an enterprise focused on helping companies receive valuable advice; manage & execute appropriate communication strategies online and offline, or simply carry out projects for targeting relevant countries, e.g. translations, interpreting, or document/ web localisation.
Kamran has over 20 years' experience in running translation and software localisation businesses in London. He founded Multilingual Solutions in the early '90s which effectively pioneered the model for integrated language services companies. His vast network of professionals with credentials is accompanied by his own contacts and experiences that stretch far and wide, including Western Europe, Middle East, South and East Asia.
Among his other successes Kamran conceived and helped develop a multi-language Desktop Publishing software package which revolutionised the newspaper and broadcasting industries as well as Word Processing and home publishing in large parts of South Asia. He has also been a (UKTI & later DIT) government accredited Adviser, helping over 200 small and large companies internationalise their web presence and improve their exports since 2014.
A London university graduate in Mathematics and Computing, Kamran is actively multilingual with knowledge of languages in Europe and Asia. He enjoys authentic Latin music & dance in his spare time.
Laurence has over 15 years of experience in market analysis working for American telecoms start-ups as well as global leader Cisco. She has spent an additional nine years working in language services, international recruitment; and recently managing the account of an American global E-commerce giant in IT procurement and integration in the UK & Europe.
With degrees in Spanish and Chinese from the University of Paris, Laurence is fully bilingual in French and English and has working proficiency in Spanish & Italian. In addition, she has studied, and gained knowledge in other, non-European languages.
Laurence has undergone several substantial training courses, initially in international trade during her early career, and later at Cisco Systems' International Business Consulting Group.
A keen gardener in her spare time, Laurence also enjoys world cinema and reading Scandinavian Noir among other genres, when she can find time away from work and parenting.