Meet Our Management Team
Magda Garcia Masana | Founder & President
Magda founded LocTeam in 1990. She has led the company to its position as industry leader for Mac and iOS app and software localization. She also launched the company’s desktop publishing business and remains highly focused on corporate marketing and strategic market development.
Josefina Castells | CEO
Josefina is an accomplished localization manager with more than three decades of experience. She joined LocTeam in 2001 as project management director and was appointed CEO in 2003. Before joining LocTeam, she worked at Apple Computer, where she was the localization manager for France, Germany, Italy, Portugal and Spain. She led the European development for the OS X localization.
Giovanni Antonelli | Deputy General Manager
Giovanni joined LocTeam in 2001 as a translator and quality tester and was appointed quality manager in 2003. He spent six years in management positions, overseeing key projects such as the iPhone localization into 14 languages, including Arabic and Hebrew. In 2008, he was appointed deputy general manager.
Raquel Salagre | Managing Editor
Raquel joined LocTeam in 2002 as an editor for our Publishing Department. In that position, she managed more than 250 book titles, including multilingual productions published simultaneously and limited editions. She was appointed managing editor in 2012. She holds a bachelor's degree in translation and interpreting, and a postgraduate diploma in screen translation.
Laura Orfila | Finance Administrator
Laura joined LocTeam in 2004 as finance administrator. Previously, she was an accountant manager at BuscPerson System from 1999 through 2004. Laura is responsible for tracking the financial aspect of every project at every stage. She provides customers with budget status and actuals reporting, working in general transaction processing areas such as accounts payable and accounts receivable. Laura holds a degree in business administration.