Rootlingua, Inc. is a Canadian boutique translation agency specialized in Spanish > English and French > English document translations. Mahboobeh Melody Tabatabaian started Rootlingua in order to provide top-quality translations for high caliber clients primarily in the legal, financial, government, and education sectors.

Mahboobeh Melody grew up in a bilingual home with Farsi and English. Being Canadian-born exposed her to both French and Spanish, languages she later perfected at the Sorbonne Paris III and the Complutense University of Madrid. She has lived in Canada, the US, Spain, France, and Iran and has traveled around the Americas, Europe, and the Middle East.

She obtained a full-ride scholarship of academic excellence from the Government of Canada, which she used to obtain her Bachelor's Degree in International Relations at Simon Fraser University in 2013. She later went on to graduate school in 2016 to obtain her Master’s Degree in Translation from the Complutense University of Madrid, graduating with honorable mention.

She puts her immense passion for languages, communication, and entrepreneurship to use as Director & Head Translator of Rootlingua as she continues her quest to learn seven languages, currently on her fifth, Arabic.