Christopher James

Christopher James

General Manager


Chris joined BrandsandBorders in 2017 as an HR policy consultant working to ensure the administrative elements of the company were well organised. Since January 2020 he has overseen the day-to-day management of BrandsandBorders and also TransTrans Ltd, our partner Translation company.

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Mark Bonnett

Mark Bonnett

Supervisory Project Manager


Mark has been working in the Translations and linguistic checking industry for 4 years, having previously worked for 1 year as a linguistic brand name checker. Before joining the industry, he worked as an English language teacher in Krakow, Poland for 11 years. He is proud of his Welsh roots and shares his time working and living in both his hometown Cardiff and Krakow. He enjoys travelling and photography in his free time. He enjoys his work - as it is always diverse, challenging and allows him to meet and assist clients and translators from all over the world. Mark is based in Krakow, Poland.

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Lauren Mascarenhas

Lauren Mascarenhas

Client Account Manager


Lauren joined BrandsandBorders at the end of 2020 as a Client Account Manager to handle and expand on current customer relationships. Lauren’s multilingual, multicultural background is complimented by studies in Linguistics and Translation. Coupled with almost a decade of experience in the language service industry, spanning multiple agencies and roles involving numerous sectors, she is well poised to consultatively advise on tailored brand screening solutions delivered in collaboration with the well-established project management team.

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