on 21 January 2013
Modlingua Learning has not just spent 16 plus years in the translation service industry managing translation and interpretation projects, creating and networking with its huge resource base and clientele both at national and international levels but has also been persistently working to strengthen the rather nascent translation industry of India. These endeavors have helped Modlingua in developing a close network with translators as well as academic institutions not only in India but in all major countries of Asia, Europe, Africa and Americas. At the same time, Modlingua also enjoys an international reputation of being a socially responsible company involved in promotion and development of the translation profession within India and abroad. In addition, it has been regularly organizing events, seminars and conferences on various themes related to translation, project management, culture studies and social media. It also maintains a consultative relationship with various government agencies, universities and research centers across the globe.
Apart from being specialist in translation and Interpretation for English <> Hindi, Spanish<>English Portuguese>English language pairs, Mr. Kumar has played leadership role in uniting translators of India. As the Founder President of Indian Translators Association, Mr. Kumar has been actively involved in promoting translation as an Industry. He was elected in Shanghai in 2008 as Council Member of International Federation of Translators connecting more than 110 associations of the world coming from 72 countries. Mr. Kumar is also Co- Founder of The Association of AsianTranslation Industry, Bangkok and India representative for International Medical Interpreters Association, USA and he has been given special recognition by BhashaIndia (Indic language division of Microsoft India) for contribution and promotion of localization and translation activities in Indian languages in India.
In addition, Mr. Kumar regularly writes for a series of National as well as International journals and Magazines including Diplomatists, Academic Press, American Journal of Translators, Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Institute of Translating and Interpreting (ITI), London, Management Kompass and Inttranews etc.