David Ruane

Digital Content and Partnership Manager at

XTM International

Moderator David Ruane is Digital Content and Partnership Manager at XTM International. He started his 25 localization industry journey in technology and solutions roles, then moved into operations management, consultancy, and for most of the past 10 years he designed and deployed globalization business solutions for enterprises.  Now he is building content and partner strategies which strengthen XTM's ability to expand and grow.  He is a regular moderator and speaker at industry events, and co-founder of the Process Innovation Challenge; a platform for show-casing innovation in the localization industry. He is a self-confessed techie, is based in coastal Spain, and more often than not can be found near fly fishing water.