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In Prague, Brno and Plzeň.

Heads of Language Sections

Martin Štulík

Head of English Translations, Co-owner
phone 604 242 309
mail martin.stulik@orangetree.cz

Martin graduated from the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague (1999). He works as a freelance translator for the EU Court of Justice (since 2003) and for the European Investment Bank (since 2017). His long-term focus includes translations of contracts, corporate documents and materials for litigation and arbitration. Martin translated the Czech Labour Code for its commented English edition. Given his bilingual origin, he guarantees the quality of English translations in Orange Tree. He oversees English terminology and training of new translators. He also translates from Spanish.


Alžběta Soperová

Head of French Translations, Co-owner and Executive Director
phone +420 777 287 761
mail alzbeta.soperova@orangetree.cz

Alžběta graduated from the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague (1999). After passing the State Interpreters’ and Translators’ Examination in 2008, she was appointed by the Municipal Court in Prague as a sworn translator and interpreter for the English language. She focuses on translation of documents for litigation and arbitration. She also has extensive experience with translating foreign corporate documents into Czech. As a specialised proof-reader, Alžběta participated in the translation of the new Czech Civil Code into English. In Orange Tree, she is responsible for sworn (certified) translations. She also translates from French.


Eva Lukešová

Head of German Translations
phone +420 730 674 276, +420 377 226 660
mail eva.lukesova@orangetree.cz

Eva graduated from the Faculty of Education at the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice in the fields of the English and German languages (2003). Following her studies, she worked as an au-pair in London, where she completed a course in English and received her CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English) and also a certificate in English for Business/Commerce. Eva then joined a trading company, where she worked as an English and German translator and interpreter and assistant to the Executive Director. She also completed a course for translators of legal texts (juridikum) organised by the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague in the German language specialisation (2016). In Orange Tree, Eva works as a Senior Translator for the German and English languages and heads the German language section.


Jan Adámek

Head of East Slavonic Translations, Brno Branch Manager
phone 776 173 625, 542 214 351
mail jan.adamek@orangetree.cz

Jan graduated from Ostrava University in the field of Business Russian and took a specialised course for translators of legal texts from Russian at Masaryk University. Since 1995, he has worked as a freelance translator of legal texts between Czech and English. He also translates from Russian to Czech and English. He specialises mainly in translations of contracts and corporate documents. He also has extensive experience with translating technical texts and has long been co-operating with the academia, especially with Masaryk University in Brno. In 2013, he founded the Brno branch of Orange Tree. As Branch Manager, he is responsible for communication with clients and daily management of the branch. He also heads the East Slavonic language section.


Tereza Chaimanta

Head of Italian Translations currently on maternity leave
phone +420 605 061 741, +420 224 815 890
mail tereza.chaimanta@orangetree.cz

Tereza graduated from the Faculty of Social Sciences of Charles University in Prague, the field of security studies (2015), and also from the Metropolitan University in Prague, the field of international relations and European studies (2013). During her studies, she obtained the CAE (Cambridge English Advanced), TORFL (The Test of Russian as a Foreign Language) and CIES (Certificate of International and European Studies) certificates. She also completed a course for translators of legal texts (juridikum) organised by the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague. In Orange Tree, she is the head of the Italian language section and translates from and into English, Russian and Italian.

Back Office

Agáta Buganská

Back Office Manager, Senior Translator
mail agata.buganska@orangetree.cz

Agáta graduated from the Faculty of Arts of Masaryk University in Brno in the field of English-language Translation (2019) and completed a course for translators of legal texts organised by the Masaryk University in Brno (2020) . During her studies, she took part in an Erasmus+ study exchange programme at the University of Ljubljana and a one-semester translation traineeship at the General Secretariat of the EU Council in Brussels. In Orange Tree, Agáta co-ordinates the work of the individual language sections and project managers.


Senior Translators

Linda Luhanová

Senior Translator
mail linda.luhanova@orangetree.cz

Linda completed her studies at Instituto Bilingüe in Prague, a bilingual Czech-Spanish secondary school, (1998) and graduated from the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague (2005). Her long-term focus includes translations of legal and medical texts into English and also from English into Czech. Thanks to her rich linguistic background, she is also responsible for proofreading translations from other languages (e.g. Spanish, Italian and Portuguese).

Viktor Dvořák

Senior Translator
mail viktor.dvorak@orangetree.cz

Viktor has a Bachelor’s degree in English language and literature from the Faculty of Arts of Masaryk University in Brno (2013) and he completed a law course for translators and interpreters at the Faculty of Law (2017). In Orange Tree he specialises in translation of contractual and institutional documents from Czech to English. He also translates a wide range of legal and other texts in the other direction, focusing especially on educational and journalistic texts and subtitling.

Orange Tree PLZEŇ - Marina Wagnerová

Marina Wagnerová, Ph.D.

Senior Translator
mail marina.wagnerova@orangetree.cz

Marina graduated in the fields of Czech and German languages at the University of West Bohemia, and got her PhD in German Studies at Palacky University in Olomouc. During her post-graduate studies, she spent a year on a scholarship at the University of Regensburg in Germany. Her doctoral thesis dealt with the syntax and semantics of the German Criminal Code; also in her later work, she focused on the lingusitic specificities of German legal texts. During her twenty years at the Faculty of Arts of the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen she continued to deal with these topics and gave lectures at Czech and foreign (Slovakia, Bavaria) universities. She also published various papers on these subjects. In Orange Tree, Marina translates from and into German, and also from and into Slovak.

Klára Kučerová

Senior Translator
mail klara.kucerova@orangetree.cz

Klára earned her Bachelor’s degree in the field of Foreign Languages in Commercial Practice at the University of West Bohemia in Plzeň (2014). Currently, she studies the last year of the dual Master’s study programme of Translation: Czech and English and Interpreting: Czech and German. She has also completed a course for translators of legal texts (juridikum) organised by the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague with the German language specialisation. During her studies, Klára spent a semester at the Zittau University in Germany, the International Summer School in Translating and Interpreting in Germersheim and also worked at the front office and accounting department in the Wörth hospital. In Orange Tree, Klára translates from and into German and English.

Veronika Cenková

Senior Translator
mail veronika.cenkova@orangetree.cz

Veronika graduated from Palacký University Olomouc in the fields of Russian for Applied Economics and English for Translators and Interpreters. During her studies, she completed scholarships in Moscow and Vienna and an internship in London. She also took specialised courses for translators of English and Russian legal texts at Masaryk University and was appointed a sworn translator in 2022. In Orange Tree, Veronika translates primarily from English, Russian and Ukrainian.

David Krejčí

Project Manager, Senior Translator
mail david.krejci@orangetree.cz

David graduated from the Faculty of Arts of Masaryk University in Brno, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in English language and literature and a Master’s degree in English-language translations (2020). He also studied for two semesters at the Faculty of Law of Masaryk University in the field of International Commercial Law Studies. He completed an internship at Orange Tree and currently works in the company as a Senior Translator from and into English and also manages translation projects.

Jana Tomečková

Senior Translator
mail jana.tomeckova@orangetree.cz

Jana graduated from the Faculty of Arts of Charles University in Prague, the Bachelor’s fields of English for Intercultural Communication and French for Intercultural Communication (2013), and then the Master’s programme of Translating and Interpreting for these two languages (2018). During her studies, she completed two semesters at Université Paul Valéry v Montpellier. She works as a translator and interpreter. In Orange Tree, Jana has the position of Senior Translator for English and French.

Michael Fuček

Senior Translator
mail michael.fucek@orangetree.cz

Michael is an alumnus of Masaryk University in Brno where he received a Bachelor’s degree in English language and literature (2018) and is currently studying a follow-up Master’s programme at the same department. Michael joined Orange Tree as an intern and currently works as a Junior Translator of English.

Orange Tree BRNO - Anna Benešová

Anna Benešová

Senior Translator
mail anna.benesova@orangetree.cz

Anna graduated from the Faculty of Philosophy and Arts of University of West Bohemia, the fields of Foreign Languages in Commercial Practice, the combination of English and French (2015). She then earned a degree in the field of French Translations at the Faculty of Arts of Masaryk University (2018). Currently, Anna attends the Master’s study programme of English-language translations at the same faculty. During her studies, she also attended a study programme at Université d’Artois in Arras and at Université Rennes 2. She also completed a scholarship at the Czech Centre in Paris and a translation traineeship at the Secretariat of the European Parliament in Luxembourg. At Orange Tree, she translates from French and English.

Orange Tree BRNO - Jana Ježková

Jana Ježková

Project Manager, Senior Translator
mail jana.jezkova@orangetree.cz

Jana graduated from the Faculty of Arts of Masaryk University in Brno, the Bachelor’s fields of English and French language and literature (2016), and then the follow-up Master’s fields of French Translations and Literature and Intercultural Communication (2019). During her studies, she attended a summer language course in Budapest and completed a one-semester study programme at Université Libre in Brussels as well as a three-month translation internship in the European Parliament in Luxembourg. She also completed a course for translators of legal texts organised by the Masaryk University in Brno (2020). In Orange Tree, she translates from English and French and also manages translation projects.

Jakub Čumíček

Senior Translator
mail jakub.cumicek@orangetree.cz

Jakub graduated from the Faculty of Arts of Masaryk University in Brno, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in English language and literature and a Master’s degree in English-language translations (2019). His career in Orange Tree has taken him from the position of intern to the current work as Senior Translator for the English language.

Vendula Mináriková

Project Manager, Senior Translator
mail vendula.minarikova@orangetree.cz

Vendula graduated from the Faculty of Arts of Charles University in Prague, the Bachelor’s fields of English and Spanish for Intercultural Communication (2016) and then completed the Master’s programme of Translation: Czech and English and Interpreting: Czech and Spanish (2019). At secondary school, she undertook a three-month internship in Malgrat de Mar (Spain) and later, during her university studies, she attended Comillas Pontifical University in Madrid for one semester. In Orange Tree, Vendula works as a Senior Translator of English and Spanish languages.

 

 

Junior Translators

Tereza Matoušová

Junior Translator
mail tereza.matousova@orangetree.cz

Tereza earned a Bachelor’s degree in German for Intercultural Communication (2018) and then a Master’s degree in the filed of Translation: German-Czech (2021) in combination with Czech language studies at the Faculty of Arts of Charles University in Prague. She spent a year at a German grammar school, and during her university studies, she attended a summer school of translation in Germersheim and spent a semester at the University of Vienna. At Orange Tree she works as a Junior Translator from and into German and from English, and also as a proofreader.

 

Tatiana Vojteková

Junior Translator
mail tatiana.vojtekova@orangetree.cz

Tatiana is an alumna of Masaryk University in Brno, where she received a Bachelor’s degree in English language and literature and Italian language and literature (2020) and is currently studying a follow-up Master’s programme in the field of English-language Translation. Tatiana joined Orange Tree as an intern and currently works as a Junior Translator of English and Italian language. Tatiana is a native speaker of the Slovak language, but she also translates in combination with Czech.

Alena Bulantová

Junior Translator
mail alena.bulantova@orangetree.cz

Alena graduated from Masaryk University in Brno in the field of English-language Translation and Computational Linguistics. During her time at the university, she took part in an Erasmus+ study exchange programme at Manchester Metropolitan University. At Orange Tree, Alena works as a translator of the English language.

Olena Goroshko

Project Manager, Junior Translator
mail olena.goroshko@orangetree.cz

Olena holds a Master’s degree in Slavic Languages and Literatures (including translation) (2018), which she earned at Ivan Franko National University of Lviv. During her studies, she completed an internship at the Summer School of Slavic Studies (2014) and also participated in international student exchanges at the Faculty of Arts of Palacký University in Olomouc (2017) and Charles University (2013). Olena is a native speaker of Russian and Ukrainian. She works at Orange Tree as a junior Ukrainian and Russian translator and Project Manager.

Ivana Šimečková

Junior Translator
mail ivana.simeckova@orangetree.cz

Ivana graduated from the Faculty of Arts of Palacký University Olomouc where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in English for Translators and Interpreters (2021) and is currently studying a follow-up Master’s programme. In 2017, she obtained the CAE (Cambridge English: Advanced) certificate. Ivana joined Orange Tree as an intern and currently works in the company as a translator of the English language.

Kamila Šínová

Junior Translator
mail kamila.sinova@orangetree.cz

Kamila graduated from the Faculty of Arts of Palacký University Olomouc where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in English for Translation and Community Interpreting. She is currently studying in the follow-up Master’s English for Translation and Interpreting programme. After an internship in Orange Tree, she joined the team as a junior translator.