Rachel Barakat is a 19-year veteran in localization, driven by a passion for languages and cross-cultural communication. Fluent in French, German, and Arabic basics, she breaks language barriers and fosters global understanding. As a leader, she manages a team of 16, nurturing their growth through mentorship and empowerment. Rachel champions continuous learning, encouraging her team to embrace challenges and grow. Beyond work, she advocates for diversity and inclusion, promoting gender equality and cultural understanding. In her free time, she explores cuisines, immerses in art and literature, and travels widely. Rachel’s journey embodies the power of languages, cultural sensitivity, and leadership in global connection.
Upcoming Sessions for Rachel Barakat
- Championing Cross-Partner Collaboration: Co-Opetition for the Greater Good - LocWorld50 – Silicon Valley 2023