Dr. Danae Perez

Danae Perez makes communication perfect.

Perfectly Embracing Passion and Expertise

Dr. Danae Perez is a versatile communication expert with an exceptional affinity for language. She is a linguist with extensive experience in research and lecturing and an established specialist in effective language and intercultural communication. She has nearly two decades of experience serving corporate and private clients assisting local and international projects. At Anaphora, Danae Perez provides prime language services and communication expertise for institutional and private clients, writes demanding texts, and passes her expertise on in workshops. Her professional languages are English, German, and Spanish; in addition, she also speaks French, Portuguese, Italian, and Greek.

Danae Perez’ Skills

Danae possesses an extraordinary set of skills.

  • Precision – She nails it with words.

  • Practice – She draws on a wealth of experiences.

  • Passion – Her love for what she does sparks inspiration!

She brings people and projects to new levels.

Danae Perez’ key assets

Danae Perez holds a PhD in linguistics and social anthropology. She specializes in multilingualism and in the relationship between language and culture. Her research expertise constitutes the scientific backbone of her consulting and allows her to quickly understand, analyze, and resolve communicative challenges with highest precision.

Danae Perez has been providing language services and consulting for two decades. She focuses on results and the development of skills and solutions that efficiently enhance performance and will bring the desired effect. She advises clients in intercultural and corporate communication and teaches institutional and tailormade in-house courses and workshops in different formats.

Danae Perez has wide publication experience as an author and an editor. She has published two dozen of scientific publications in different formats, and she has worked for international publishers. She knows the peer-review and publication process from several perspectives and is familiar with different style conventions.

Danae Perez is not only multilingual but also truly multicultural. She has lived in several cultures and knows the challenges of successful intercultural communication from different angles. Her multilingual skills and international experience help her understand clients’ needs and develop viable solutions for them.

Danae Perez is a true people person. Her many skills and courage allow her to cooperate with people from all over the world and have granted her access to a wealth of experiences in different fields and industries. She is committed to making communication happen and to finding solutions that will bring visible results. Her drive and creativity are a true inspiration!

Areas of Expertise

Impressions of Dr. Danae Perez

“I have known Danae for many years, and we have worked together in different contexts. She is an outstandingly versatile communicator who knows how to address a demanding international audience in her speeches and in her texts. That’s why I wanted her to take care of the texts for our new website, which she wrote beautifully in two languages.”

Granite Group AG LogoGalina Sato, CEO Granite Group

“I had to write a text at work under time pressure and asked Danae to polish my text. Danae structured the text and gave it a self-confident and competent tone. She knew exactly what to do and was very quick. I warmly recommend her experience.”

ZHAW LogoNatalia Jordi, ZHAW Instructor

“Anaphora helped us formulate specific texts and identify client benefits in comparison to our competitors. This enabled us to convince our client more quickly of our services and ultimately win them. Thank you Dr. Danae Perez!”


“Danae completely understood the brief and fed back quicker than the timescale agreed. I would not hesitate to use her services again. Very professional and extremely easy to work with.”

HammersmithLondon LogoArun Sondhi, HammersmithLondon

“Danae is sharp, inquisitive, and an exceptionally clear writer and communicator who gets things done. She has a wealth of experience to draw on from both academia and the business world – research, data analysis, teaching, writing, editing, she does it all (and in several languages!). With her cross-cultural expertise and deep understanding of how language works, she will surely be able to help you meet your communication goals.”

Hypergiant LogoMarivic Lesho, Hypergiant

“Danae’s teaching was energetic, unconventional and yet precise, knowledgeable, well-structured. She helped me make my work a little more like that, too, with concise, regular feedback and a constantly open mind. Danae became one of my main mentors, who always generously shared her insight on the academic system and university career trajectories. A teacher and mentor of Danae’s caliber is hard to come by and yet central to the forging of careers, and I would recommend her in a heartbeat.”

Universität Bern LogoSabrina Stallone, University of Bern

“Danae is innovative, curious, and she helps disentangle difficult questions as if it were something easy to do! She is passionate, trustworthy, highly competent, and she performs well in interdisciplinary research projects. Danae has published relevant and innovative articles on under-researched topics that brought new views to long-established approaches and methods. She is, without a doubt, an inspiration for the field of linguistics.”

University of Britih Columbia LogoMarie-Eve Bouchard, University of British Columbia

“The follow-up of the course ‘report writing for social workers’ with Danae Perez was an enrichment for our consultants. She understood our organization well and adjusted her expert input to our internal templates. Astonishing, how refreshing an instruction to writing better can be!”

Logo Canton of AargauTatjana Lambrinoudakis, Canton of Aargau - AWA

“I experienced the participants as committed and interested. You did it exactly in accordance with our ‘gusto’ – lively, direct, committed. Thank you again. I am also confident that your suggestions and feedback will have long-lasting effects – I have already received a report for review by one of the participants who is on my team and – wow – she has excellently implemented what she had learned! So, Danae, thank you again and I will definitely recommend you on every opportunity I get!”

Logo Terra VecchiaJacqueline Bachmann, Terra Vecchia

“Your friendly and motivating way of transmitting knowledge to a group is truly admirable. By means of many examples from practice that you include in your course and explain, the knowledge learned can be effectively by applied in everyday tasks. Thanks to your courses, it becomes possible to meet the high demands of writing texts for administrative bodies. Thank you very much.”

Lukas Amsler, Coachee

“As a craftsman, writing is not my favorite task. But Danae Perez managed to convey this topic with so much drive and energy that it was really a lot of fun. Thank you very much for your valuable and practical writing tips.”

André Andermatt, Coachee

“Ms. Perez organized the two course parts very well and actively. She knows how to take participants on a journey of meaningful and appropriate writing. I would recommend Ms. Perez in every case . She says clearly to boil your idea or your note down to the point. Be concise, informative, succinct, and express yourself well to make every word count.”

Werner Heller, Coachee

“I personally liked very much that Danae showed resp explained why things are the way they are, like ‘modal verbs modify the verb’. As a participants, it became easier for me to understand and apply the knowledge. In addition, Danae’s mental flexibility is impressive. Danae answers questions quickly or reformulates a sentence that needs improvement in no time.”

Anonymus, Coachee

“Thanks to her humorous and congenial nature, Ms. Perez could transmit the content in an intelligible and clear way. For me personally, the training an enrichement!!”

Céline Kaufmann, Coachee

“From Danae Perez I learned: It takes practice to write short, crisp, to the point, informative, factual, fair, and truthfully written reports.”

Gabriela Rufener, Coachee

“Ms. Perez transmitted a relaxed way of dealing with written reports. She has allowed me to rediscover the love of language – THANK YOU!”

Regina Hafen, Coachee

“Danae Perez conveys in-depth expertise in a practice-oriented, vivid, inspiring and extremely lively way; long-term effect guaranteed!”

Barbara Michel, Coachee

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