Senior Director of Globalization
Sonia Oliveira is the Senior Director of Globalization at GoPro. Heading up localization, with responsibility for strategy and international growth, Sonia’s department focuses on key business areas including Marketing, Firmware, Software and Media localization. As an experienced professional in the industry, Sonia has spent most of her career in leadership positions at start-ups and well-established companies including Oracle, Adobe Systems and Zynga where as the head of International she built and scaled the organization to reach continuous delivery for multiple platforms, game studios and languages. She had direct responsibility over all aspects of the localization cycle including engineering, testing, program management and vendor management with distributed teams in the US, Europe and Asia.
Sonia has been a frequent participant in localization conferences, round tables and forums. Sonia is fluent in Portuguese, English, Spanish and French and holds a BA in Translation and Interpretation and an MA in International Relations.