Company Management

Mgr. Katarína Absolonová

Customer Satisfaction Manager and Co-owner

Katka is in charge of the company’s entire production: translation, interpreting, subtitling and other complementary linguistic services for clients. ASAP-translation’s project managers report to her and, when necessary, she also does some of their work. However, her main job description is ensuring customers are satisfied with our services. She is the person on the other end of ASAP-translation's customer HOTLINE.

A university graduate with degree in English and psychology, and experience in translation and marketing, she knows exactly how to manage people and projects. Her work was honoured in 2006 when she was awarded Outstanding Businesswoman and her goodwill is reflected in her term as Ambassador of Slovak Businesswomen in 2010–13.

Mobile: +421 908 790 586

Mgr. Jakub Absolon, PhD.

Director and Co-owner

Jakub follows the latest world trends in the translation industry and applies them to the day-to-day operation of He also makes sure the Production Department’s quality work is communicated to potential and new clients. He has worked as a translator and interpreter for Slovakia’s prison system and judicial authorities, especially in communications with the Council of Europe, and is author of several publications. He uses his experience in human resources from stints at Heineken Slovakia and Emerson to recruit and motivate staff. In 2006, he initiated the founding of the Association of Translation Companies of Slovakia (ATCSK), serving two terms as president in 2007–09 and 2013–15.

He also coaches people learning to use CAT tools and is a guest lecturer at Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, where he teaches STN EN 15038 and managing translation risk. On occasions he has lectured at various events inside and outside Slovakia. He also publishes for, a web portal for translators.

Mobile: +421 915 745 142