Management Team

Managing Director, Life Sciences

Sheena Dempsey

Career Highlights
  • Managing Director, Life Sciences (October 2017 - Present)
  • CEO, Corporate Translations, Inc. (August 2016 – October 2017)
  • CEO, LUZ, Inc. (May 2017 – October 2017)
  • General Manager / Vice President Life Sciences, Lionbridge Technologies (October 2011 – August 2016)
  • Vice President, Global Strategic Accounts, Lionbridge Technologies (January 2007 – October 2011)
  • Vice President, Worldwide Procurement, Lionbridge Technologies (January 2004 – January 2007)
  • Global Programme Director, Global Accounts, Lionbridge Technologies (August 2000 – April 2004)
  • Managing Director, Lionbridge Ireland (January 1998 – January 2000)
  • Localization Department Manager, Siemens (November 1990 – April 1995)
  • BA (Hons) Applied Languages, Languages and Science, Dublin City University
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish (conversant)
Scope of Role

Managing Director, Life Sciences: overall managerial responsibility for RWS’ Life Sciences division, including all translation and linguistic validation services.

Key Experience

Highly experienced leader with extensive sales and operational knowledge: with over 25 years in the multilingual content arena, Sheena fulfils the demand for high-quality language services in the life sciences industry by utilizing her extensive knowledge of operational management, business development, and the key requirements of the life sciences sector.

Customer focused: ensures premium delivery of exceptional customer service and top business performance across all regions of the world in this highly-regulated environment.

New product development: responsible for and dedicated to building a portfolio of new and improved solutions for our Life Sciences clients while extending the RWS brand and services to global markets.

  • Healthcare Women’s Business Association
  • Drug Information Association (DIA)
  • International Society for Pharmaeconomics
  • Outcome Research (ISPOR)
  • Regulatory Affairs Professional Society (RAPS)
  • International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL)