Mr. Ashraf Amer is a 49-year-old professional translation trainer, writer, translator, editor, and proofreader. He is the founder-cum-owner and editor-in-chief of Asrar Magazine. He is the author of the book series entitled Translation Secrets: A Guide for all Translators in which he reveals a lot of secrets of the translation industry (14 books so far). He has given a large number of lectures and training courses on translation (both face-to-face and online). His training courses include: General Translation, Legal Translation, Literary Translation, Political Translation, Subtitling, IT Skills, CAT Tools, and MS Word.