Bachelor of Commerce, Marketing and Advertising - Auckland University of Technology
Hagen Issell is a New Zealander of Dutch parentage and holds a double degree in Marketing and Advertising from Auckland University of Technology. Hagen manages the implementation of the company’s national and international marketing strategy, and maintains his ‘hands-on’ experience by taking responsibility for key clients with particular input on customers located in Auckland, New Zealand’s largest commercial centre.
‘My background in Advertising and Corporate Communications helps me understand our clients’ communication requirements and ensure NZTC’s service is tailored to deliver their marketing message in any language.’
While Hagen is currently located at NZTC’s Auckland office, he keeps his finger on the pulse of events within the company and spends one week a month in NZTC’s production headquarters in Wellington. With indusry experience dating back to the 90's, Hagen boasts significant expertise in the translation industry. Hagen has particular experience dealing with specialist industries, including the life sciences, mining and IT sectors and currently represents New Zealand as Vice President, New Zealand, for the Australasian Association of Language Companies (AALC) Inc.
Hagen also consults on translation and localisation technology, including SDL Trados Technologies and leads the NZTC sales and marketing team.