The Team

The Maple Leaf Language Services is formed by:

Mireya Aguilar

Company’s director.
English, French and Spanish teacher, technical audiovisual translator and Cambridge Speaking Examiner

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in English and Spanish Philology (University of Barcelona). She also holds a Master’s Degree in Technical Translation: English-Spanish (University of York, Toronto) and a Master’s degree in Audiovisual Translation (UAB, Barcelona). She has been working as an English and Spanish teacher for seven years in several private schools and companies in Catalonia.

Internationally, she has taught English as a foreign language at King George’s International College (Toronto). On the other hand, she collaborates with several dubbing companies by subtitling films, short films and video games and she has been coordinator of the first English summer camp in Sant Llorenç d’Hortons (Barcelona). She has also been working for two years as Associate Professor at Universitat Oberta de Catalunya.

She has a strong relationship with Cambridge ESOL examinations. On one hand, she has not only prepared students for official exams, but also organized exam sessions. On the other hand, she is a Cambridge oral examiner.



Mariona Ruiz

English and Spanish teacher and head of studies

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Public Relations from Formatic University School.

She studied English at the academy until she achieved level C2. She has always been interested in the world of education. Her speciality are teenage and adult groups, as well as in-company classes.

From 2017, she collaborates as an invigilator in several sessions of Cambridge ESOL examinations.

Moreover, she has experience as web content translator.

Mariona Ruiz english teacher


Eva Urpí

English teacher

She is currently studying Nursing at University of Barcelona on the Sant Joan de Déu Campus.

She has studied English at the academy for four years and she is currently preparing to obtain level C1. She has passion for children Nowadays she is getting ready for level C1. She has passion for children and a lot of vocation for education.

Eva Urpi, profesora de ingles


Maria Vallès

English teacher

She is a Pre-School teacher and she is currently pursuing her Primary School Teacher degree at FPCEE Blanquerna, Universitat Ramon Llull. He has studied English at the academy for 4 years. She has got level B2 and she is preparing to achieve C1. She is very interested in education, especially in pre-school groups.

She has experience as a collaborating teacher in different schools in Catalonia and she is a free-time instructor.

Maria Profesora de inglés