Jacob Xu

Associate Consultant

Jacob brings extensive experience to PAB Languages, principally in mid-managerial roles and by interpreting and translating for a variety of businesses. His clients have included the Agricultural Bank of China, Makor Home Furnishings International Co, Xinjiang Zhonghao International Trading Co Ltd, Xinjiang Hualing Group – all based in China – and Georgia Wood and Industrial Development Co Ltd, based in Georgia.

As a qualified Translator of English and Mandarin, Jacob holds a Master’s Degree in English Philology, in which his specialisation was Translation Studies.

Since 2010, Jacob has assisted PAB Languages in the delivery of a variety of China-orientated, cross-cultural training to professionals and associations across the UK. Since September 2015, Jacob has worked for PAB Languages as a Chinese Culture Associate Consultant, Adviser and Trainer.

Favourite quotes:

"I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand."

"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest."

Jacob Xu