Mrs. Madhuri Datar is the founder of Language Services Bureau.
She holds a Masters Degree in French, Psychology and Linguistics and a Diploma in Business Management. She also holds a number of diplomas in different International languages like French, German, Japanese and Russian. She worked in Mumbai as an Interpreter cum Translator in foreign languages with the Department of Immigration of Government of Maharashtra.
In 1974 she shifted to Pune, and joined Kirloskar Consultants (a company from the Kirloskar Group of Companies) and under the able guidance of late Mr. S.L. Kirloskar, started the Department of Languages heading it as the Manager.
She worked with them for 5 years holding this senior position in the same discipline. She completed a number of assignments for leading commercial and industrial units in both public and private sector throughout India on behalf of Kirloskar Consultants. She also spent a considerable time overseas dealing with foreign businessmen negotiating contracts, legal proceedings etc. While working with Kirloskars, she attended a National Conference of Interpreters and Translators organized by INSDOC, New Delhi.
In 1979, she established Language Services Bureau. With the experience from Kirloskar Group to back her, she started operations in and around Pune on a large scale. Soon, clients from all over India availed of the services offered at Language Services Bureau.
She still works full time in translation and interpretation. Mrs. Datar also imparts language training since the last 20 years to students, engineers, managers etc. going abroad. She has worked as an interpreter for cultural groups, industries. Government Departments, Tourists in various international languages like Italian, French, Spanish, German, Russian, Japanese, and Arabic.