Meet the Team

At Donatello Translations we firmly believe that “bigger isn’t necessarily better”. In fact, we feel that our small but very specialized team of language professionals can offer you significant advantages, for example:

  • Our professional but personal service ensures you get the attention your deserve
  • We can offer you lower costs thanks to our streamlined structure
  • We can guarantee service continuity as your translation projects will always be handled by the same people.

Here you can get to know our team a little better.

Our Valuable Team Members

Luboš SkupníkManaging Director
Photo Skupnik LubosLuboš is a graduate of the Prague School of Economics and in 1981 embarked on a career within the international hospitality industry. During the Velvet Revolution of 1989 a twist of fate led Luboš to Venice where he continued to work in hospitality while mastering the Italian language. This was the beginning of his career in the world of translation. After returning to the Czech Republic in 1996 Luboš furthered his knowledge of the translation industry by attending international conferences and in 2001 he founded his own translation company in Prague and soon after he joined the European Consortium Eulogia (&link). Luboš is one of the founding members and a former Vice President of ELIA (&link) (European Language Industry Association) and is currently the President of ACTA (&link) the Association of Czech Translation Companies. Luboš speaks Italian, English, Polish and Russian and spends most of his free time in his mountain lodge where he looks after his inseparable canine friends Sofí and Emma.