Ioana Focsa, MBA, MA

HR Specialist - Europe
International experience:
  • Austria
  • Czechia
  • France
  • Germany
  • Romania
  • Slovakia
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom
  • United States


Master of Arts, TESOL, Cambridge University, England, UK
Master of Business Administration, Finance, Mississippi State Univ., Starkville, MS, US
Bachelor of Arts, French and German, Mississippi State Univ., Starkville, MS, US


With multilingual capabilities in eight languages, Ioana Focsa has lived in Europe and North America where she taught and tutored English, French, German and Romanian online, served in Human Resources, and worked in finance and accounting, in the UK, EU, and US. As a recruiter she has worked with UK, EU, Canadian, and EMEA transnational companies screening and interviewing candidates for various roles in sales, IT, call center, and SAP. As a translator with fluency in multiple languages, Ioana provided translation services to various companies in the EU and content services for UK organizations editing and writing various articles in business, history, geography, religion, law and politics. In addition to an MA and MBA she did postgraduate studies in economics and finance at Walden University, Columbia Univesity, and Harvard University; studied journalism at Stanford University, and completed CELTA certification at Cambridge University, UK. A native Romanian, Ioana lives in her home country of Romania.