Personal Background

Catium is a sole proprietorship owned and operated by Daniel Catalaa through which he works as a freelance Spanish medical interpreter in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Daniel Catalaa, Catium Proprietor and Founder


For close to 20 years Daniel grew up and lived in several European and South American countries where he learned numerous languages. Today he is truly multilingual, fluent in English, Spanish, and Italian, and conversational in French, Portuguese, and American Sign Language.


His multicultural background makes him feel equally at ease with Anglo-Saxon and Latino cultures and allows him to skillfully help patients and medical providers to navigate their differences in backgrounds, values, and expectations.

More Information

If you are interested in learning more about Daniel you can do so on his personal website.