Lone Beheshty

lone_behesthyIn July 2010, Lone Beheshty became a qualified member of the ITI, when she passed her examination in the subject area of Humanities. She has been a member of Proz.com since December 2007 and a full member of the NWTN since 1996.

Qualified Member MITI only

Work history

Nov. 1993 — to date: Freelance Translator & Interpreter at Dania Translations

Jan. 2009 — to date: Freelance Certified memoQ Trainer and Consultant at Dania Training & Kilgray Translation Technologies

Jan. 2006 — to date: Freelance Certified Trados Trainer and Consultant at Dania Training & SDL

July 2001 — Dec. 2005: Authorised Trainer and Consultant at Dania Training & Trados UK & Ireland

Nov. 1997 — June 2001: Trados Trainer and Support Technician at Trados UK Ltd.

Sept. 1992 – May 1993: Temporary secretary for a variety of companies in Manchester

Sept. 1986 – June 1987: Personal assistant and carer for June Maelzer, a severely disabled campaigner for disabled-rights, lecturer & alternative health therapist in Manchester


1988 – 1992:
BSc Honours in Computational Linguistics and Modern Languages (German/Spanish) from UMIST (University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology).


In my spare time, I enjoy playing the piano and guitar. I’m a voracious reader and enjoy learning foreign languages – I’m currently learning Farsi. I also enjoy going to concerts, the theatre and cinema, photography, cycling and walking as well as playing badminton.