Our Team

Costa Vasili

Costa Vasili

Founder & CEO

With over 10 years of experience in the language services industry, Costa leads the team at EthnoLink, advising ASX-listed companies, Government departments and NPOs on translation strategy. With a background in project management, Costa has developed and oversees EthnoLink’s world-class project management framework.

Andrew Kenny

Andrew Kenny

Production Manager

Since he was a child, Andrew has been keenly aware of multilingualism and interested in the mysteries of language. Several years, a bachelor’s degree and two masters’ later, he is now working to help use translation as a bridge across linguistic divides. Andrew oversees the Production team at EthnoLink, ensuring consistently high-quality translation deliverables for our clients.

Cloe Bru

Cloe Bru

Translation Strategist

Cloe is a French native who has been living in Melbourne for the past five years. She has a Masters degree in Translation and Interpreting Studies from Monash University. Aside from French and English, she also speaks Spanish fluently and has lived in Spain before moving to Australia. Cloe loves travelling and learning about other cultures.

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Jeff McDonald

Multilingual Typesetting & Design Manager

Jeff is responsible for managing video editing and document design projects and is in charge of typesetting and design, for all languages across all software packages for any multilingual/multi-script material. Over his 7 years in multilingual desktop publishing, Jeff has found a passion for being proficient in all languages.

Shine Tagorda

Shine Tagorda

Project Manager

Shine is an experienced translation project manager with a background in customer service. Having delivered thousands of translation projects in over 60 languages over the past 4 years, Shine enjoys the daily challenges faced with the ever-changing translation landscape.

Mark Gomez

Mark Gomez

Project Manager

Mark is an experienced Project Manager who has delivered hundreds of translation projects for clients globally. With strong attention to detail, Mark delivers on-time every time and to the highest standards. Mark is recently married and is proud father of two beautiful girls.

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Nadia Boscato

Translation Project Manager Intern

Nadia is an Italian who also speaks English and Spanish.  She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Translation and has different work experiences in the fields of translation, customer service, and supplier management.  Nadia is passionate about different cultures, habits, and languages, and she finds it enchanting how the way of translation connects them.

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Rebecca Ozamis

Project Manager – Team Lead

Customer satisfaction has always been Rebecca’s intention in every opportunity given. She is grateful that Ehtnolink Languages gives her this chance in every client, translator, or colleague interaction. Outside of work, family time and travel provide her with pure happiness.

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Catherine Malvas

Executive Assistant to the CEO

A graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting Management, Catherine made a career in various job roles that do not only focus on Accounting.  She also has work experience in customer service and project management.  Catherine is passionate at work and very dedicated to her job as the Executive Assistant to Costa. Outside work, Catherine loves spending time with her family watching movies, or going to the beach.

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Fabiana Franco

Translation Strategist

Fabiana is a native Italian experienced Italian translator who has been living in Melbourne for the last 3 years. She holds a Bachelor Degree in Interpreting and Communication from IULM University and a Master of Interpreting and Translation Studies from Monash University. Driven by her childhood passion, Fabiana has strong background knowledge and experience in life science translation. Outside her work, she loves walking on the beach with her two dogs.

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Fritz Jorly Tagorda

Quality Manager

Fritz, though a man of few words, is detail-oriented and thrives in logic and facts. He is very attentive to detail and finds contentment when projects run smoothly from start to finish. He has completed thousands of translation projects over the past four years. Now, he takes the role of the Quality Manager ensuring that the translations delivered to the clients are in premium quality.

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Arlyn Acosta

Project Manager – Team Lead

Experienced in customer care, Arlyn is very keen on delivering excellent customer service to our clients needing translation services.  Working with Ethnolink Languages Services for two years, she learned to appreciate different cultures of the world through their language.  She believes that through superb language translation service, we, at Ethnolink Language Services, can link the different ethnicities.

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Rachael Coulthard

Marketing & Communications Officer

Rachael has a fascination for languages and the opportunity that they provide to connect with people and cultures around the world. She speaks English and French which led her to complete the Masters of Interpreting and Translation at Monash University. She now brings her passion for language and communication to Ethnolink as Marketing & Communications Officer. Naturally, Rachael also loves travelling and learning about different cultures.

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Marion Epiphany Chan

Project Coordinator

For Marion, it is a pleasure to be part of the Ethnolink Language Services family.  She learns each day as she deals with different situations smoothly, and with the help of very supportive teammates, she was able to complete her tasks hassle-free. Working in Ethnolink Language Services, Marion was able to manage her time at work and still be able to spend quality time with her 3 beautiful children.

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Betsy Ibarrientos

Project Coordinator

Betsy has work experience in various industries for the past nine years as a virtual assistant.  Strong attention to detail has always been her top skill to ensure exemplary performance to whatever job position assigned to her.  Betsy is now happily married and a mother to two beautiful children – 7-years old daughter and a 10-months baby boy.

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Bethany Sheahan

Translation Project Coordinator

Growing up in both Nepal and Australia, Bethany has always loved learning about people and culture. She began as a teacher of English as an Additional Language, before learning Spanish and pursuing a Master of Interpreting and Translation. Now working in project management, Bethany enjoys working with clients and translators to connect people through language. Outside of work, she also loves partner dancing like Salsa.

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Maria Lorrybell Ramos

Project Coordinator

Having a master’s degree in Management and a bachelor’s degree in Communication, Belle makes for a perfect fit for project management in translation services. She takes pride in having long-term customer service experience, having served a wide spectrum of clients from all over the world. During her spare time, Belle writes non-fiction and plays the guitar. She is a doting mother to her daughter Blythe.

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Peter Lee Masaquel

Project Coordinator

Peter has been in the international customer service industry for a decade and now a fully pledged Project Coordinator who has handled and delivered hundreds of translation projects for clients across the globe. Peter always makes sure to give his 101% in everything he does. Peter’s reason and motivation is his one and only beautiful daughter.