Agnieszka Bienias (b. 1976) studied Dutch literature and linguistics in Warsaw, Leuven and Amsterdam. She has been teaching Dutch since 2001 and took up a career as a translator in 2005. Since 2010, Bienias has a seat on the board of ‘Nederlands Huis’ (Dutch House), a Warsaw organization that aims to promote Dutch and Flemish culture. Some of her translations include The Mediterranean Sea (De Middellandse Zee) by Fik Meijer and Panther (Panter) by Brecht Evens.