About us

Our team is made up of highly skilled and qualified in-house language professionals and a network of freelancers chosen for their specialization areas. Our many years’ experience enables us to optimize the management of each translation project.

Sabrina Eskelson
Director of Client Services
Italo-American by birth, she grew up in a bilingual family living in Italy and the United States. When she settled back in Italy she graduated in Foreign Languages and Literature at the Università degli Studi di Napoli "L'Orientale”. Her first translation work was for the G7 that was held in Naples in 1994. She worked as an English Language teacher for some time before becoming established as a freelance translator, working mainly in technical and scientific areas. In 1999 she set up a company that made her a market leader in the professional translation arena. In 2005 she sold her existing company and founded Metafrasi™, advanced language services provider. Sabrina specializes in technical, scientific and patent translations and works with clients operating in the international arena. Passionate about detail, accuracy and punctuality, she works in her two native languages, Italian and English. She is also fluent in Spanish, German and Greek.

Irene Onorino   
Italian Division Manager
Irene has a Degree in Foreign Languages and Literature from the Università degli Studi di Napoli "L'Orientale” and in Specialized Translation from the Faculty of Advanced School of Modern Languages for Interpreters and Translators – SSLMIT. She began her career as a freelance translator before working as an in-house translator and editor. Her organizational skills made her first become Project Manager and later Team Leader at Metafrasi™. Irene translates into Italian from Spanish and English and has a good knowledge of French. An expert user of a number of computer-aided translation programs, she holds an SDL Trados 2007 Level Three Certification (advanced). She also deals with page makeup and desktop publishing.

Veronica Tarallo
Lead Translator & QA
Veronica has a Degree in Modern Languages, Culture and Literature from the Università degli Studi di Napoli “Federico II” and in Specialized Translation from the Faculty of Advanced School of Modern Languages for Interpreters and Translators – SSLMIT.  After several years’ experience as a freelance translator, she joined the Metafrasi™ team as a translator and editor. Thanks to her strong analytical and relational skills, she gradually also became involved with checking translation project quality and workflow, eventually becoming QA & Workflow Assistant. Veronica translates from English and Spanish into Italian and has a good knowledge of French. She holds an SDL Trados 2007 Level Three Certification (advanced).