Our Team

Jing (Jewel) Gao

Director & Principal Interpreter/Translator

BA (English), MA (Chinese Translating and Interpreting)

Jewel has over 10 years of interpreting and translating experience in both China and Australia. She has provided consecutive and simultaneous interpreting services to clients in a wide range of industries, as well as accompanied clients on interstate and overseas trips.


Interpreter and Translator 

BA (Commerce & English), MA (Chinese Translating and Interpreting)

Yuxin has a background in Mandarin and English tutoring. She has gained a wide range of experience in legal, medical and conference interpreting. She is experienced with project management and graphic design, coordinating delivery of print-ready translations to our clients.

Michael Lee


BEng (Hons), MBA, CPEng, MIEAust

Michael is a management consultant, with experience in asset management, operations and technical services across several industry sectors. He is a former aerospace design engineer, having worked for large commercial organisations in the civil and defence aviation industry, with expertise in program management, engineering and data analysis. 

ShiXIN Song

Interpreter and Translator

BA (Journalism), MA (Chinese Translating and Interpreting)

Shixin worked as a teacher in China for several years before moving to Australia. She has experience in interpreting for government agencies in both China and Australia, specialising in education and agriculture.

Gubby CHEN

Interpreter and Translator

BA (English), MA (Chinese Translating and Interpreting)

Gubby has worked as an interpreter and translator in both China and Australia for over 7 years and was previously the editor of a Chinese educational publisher in Fuzhou, China. She has extensive industry experience and has also worked as a project and event coordinator.

Chrissie Xiao


BS, MS, MA (Chinese Translating and Interpreting), PhD

Chrissie has over 8 years of experience in translations, joining Translation Express in 2011 prior to obtaining her PhD in environmental engineering. She specialises in technical translations for agricultural, engineering, legal and mining sectors.