Elizabeth Durán is an internationally experienced professional. She possesses particular strengths in interpersonal communication, negotiation, project planning and delivery. Her working languages are Spanish (mother tongue), German (quasi mother tongue) and English (fluent).
Ms Durán holds a degree in Social Work/Social Education from Alice Salomon University of Applied Science in Berlin.
Her employment background includes:
- more than twenty years with the City of Berlin where she worked, inter alia, as a social worker at Tegel prison, one of Germany’s largest institutions for the management of male offenders with long-term prison sentences;
- three years with the (former) Consulate of the Dominican Republic in Berlin (prior to German re-unification);
- two years with the German embassy in London; and
- three years with a luxury hotel in Bogotá, Colombia.
At Barber Odenbach, Elizabeth Durán works as an extremely reliable and very efficient case manager for bilingual real estate and migration matters, be they of a German-Spanish, English-Spanish or English-German nature.