Michèle Hecken, Expanding Your Customer Base Through Global Markets

Michèle Hecken is the CEO of Alpha Translations Canada, the largest translation service provider in Alberta, and co-founder of Alpha Global Experts, an international consultancy firm specializing in global business expansion. Together, her companies provide in-country market intelligence, specialized local experts and strategic support to clients worldwide.

Michèle supports organizations in the community that help entrepreneurs succeed, such as AWE and Entrepreneurs’ Organization and is a passionate speaker on the topics of global business, culture and innovation.

Over the past 20 years, Michèle has done business in over 30 countries. Her clients include most of the world’s top 100 law firms, banks and Fortune 500 companies. Michèle holds a Master’s degree in translation and interpreting and is a graduate of the Entrepreneurial Master’s Program at MIT.