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Pius Fellner new Country Head Switzerland for Lionbridge and CLS

Pius Fellner will take over the operational management of the Swiss business of Lionbridge and CLS Communication as of 1 September 2018. He succeeds Martin Nyfeler, who has taken on a new professional challenge.

Pius FellnerIn Pius Fellner, Lionbridge is pleased to have found the ideal person to fill this position. His connection with CLS goes back a long way. Having started his career at the company in 1998 as an internal translator, in the subsequent years he assumed increasing responsibility, first as a project manager, then as a language operations manager and business development manager, before finally taking on the position of Deputy Head of Business Development. In 2011, Pius Fellner moved to EF Education First, where he successfully performed the role of Country Manager, before joining the Migros Club School in 2017 as Head of Language Training.

At Lionbridge, Pius Fellner will be responsible for the operational management of the Swiss business and drive the integration of CLS into Lionbridge with the goal of enabling CLS – and ultimately its clients – to benefit from the entire Lionbridge product portfolio. He will also support the acquisition of new clients and maintain and expand the business with existing clients.

Pius Fellner has gained wide-ranging industry knowledge and extensive sales and leadership experience throughout his career, which he will now bring to Lionbridge.