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Annalisa N
Writer #25612
Old Greenwich, CT
Joined 4/12/2018
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Annalisa is a cultural specialist and author. Drawing upon an international career in investment banking and corporate strategic planning, she brokers the cross-cultural communication in globalization to derive value from multicultural dynamics. Fluent in Spanish and Portuguese, she has lived, worked, and studied in nine countries. Bringing together data from business case studies, academic theory on culture, and research in psychology and sociology, she tackles international borders as new frontiers for digital communication, socio-cultural ideas, and diversity-led innovation. Annalisa’s expert quotes on world cultures are featured in CIO magazine, the Boston Globe, Reader’s Digest, and the BBC. She is the author of Intuitive Interpreting and has widely published articles on world language and culture. Annalisa holds an MA in cross-cultural translation studies from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and a BSBA in international finance, cum laude, from Georgetown University and the Catholic University of Cordoba.


World cultures, world languages, multicultural marketing, cross cultural communication


world languages, travel


Georgetown University

BS in Business administration, cum laude, major in Finance, minor in Spanish

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

MA in Language, Literature, and Translation, focus on Spanish, Portuguese, and culture


3 Projects Completed

Freelance articles on the intersection of finance and world cultures, and lectures on cross cultural communication and multicultural marketing for the banking, technology, and finance industries.


2 Projects Completed

Lecturer and author on the cultural side of travel. Cruise ship lecturer about regional destinations, specifically the culture of Cuba. Quotes featured in leading travel publications as a cultural expert.


5 Projects Completed

Lecturer on how cultural differences present challenges in everyday situations—including on social media--whether we perceive it or not. Expert on communication styles across world regions. Multidisciplinary knowledge draws on business case studies, research in applicable fields of psychology and sociology, culture related events in the news, and the latest academic theories on intercultural dynamics.


2 Projects Completed

Freelance author with articles in the mainstream media and academic publication on the intersection of business and technology with world languages and culture. Expertise in multicultural marketing and cross cultural communication. Professional background in investment banking and corporate M&A, currently working as a cultural strategist.

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