Michael Sank joined TransPerfect as a salesperson in 1997 when he opened the Los Angeles office. He subsequently led the company's global expansion as Vice President of International Operations, during which time he lived in London, Paris, Frankfurt, and Hong Kong, managing all sales and production in Europe and Asia. He now manages TransPerfect’s M&A activity, having completed over twenty transactions including the acquisition of core technology as well as expansions into the Gaming, and Media & Entertainment sectors.
Working with incoming management, he has contributed to the integration, employee retention, growth, and overall success of these business units within the TransPerfect framework. He has served on the LocWorld Program Advisory Board and as Chairman of the Globalization and Localization Association (GALA). He holds a BA, with Distinction in English, from San Diego State University.