Danina was born in Romania and has been living in Belgium for nine years. She obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry before studying multidisciplinary translation in Brussels and Saarbrücken. She combined her passion for science and languages and specialized in scientific translation. Her passion for science also sparked an interest in translation technology and she started learning how to use CAT tools in her free time. She speaks French, English, Romanian and German. As a student, she started working for cApStAn to offer first-hand technical support for PISA 2018 and was gradually involved in other projects before joining the cApStAn Translate Team as a translation technologist.