Jihane Bouzakhm is an interpreter from Lebanon. She is a graduate of the Holy Spirit University in Kaslik Lebanon. She has worked as an interpreter/translator for a number of local and regional establishments including UN agencies, Ministries in Lebanon, consultancy firms, private companies and international NGOs. She has completed a number of projects for prominent Arab intellectuals and experts. After graduating, Jihane worked with the Arab Organization for Translation as one of the founding team members and served as Acting Executive Director in Beirut, Lebanon. At the beginning of 2007, she was recruited to Dubai to establish and manage the Translation and Interpreting Department at a higher education and training institution. Her latest initiative was the launch of BITS- a translation service, a forum for interpreters and translators, and a platform for clients seeking professional high quality services.