In addition to being Executive director of 9h05 del Ecuador (in Quito), Benjamin has been a professional translator, expert witness translator and court translator since he graduated from Bordeaux University (France) in 2007. He has a bachelor´s and master´s in translation studies, a post-grad in legal translation and a master´s in translation, linguistics and literature. He is pursuing his doctorate in translation studies. On many occasions Benjamin offered his services to the justice department both in Ecuador and abroad. He is fluent in French and Spanish (both native languages), English, Italian, Catalan and Portuguese. He has served on the board of directors of ATIEC. He is a translation science researcher.