FANDOM is a multi-lingual company and we're hosting wikis in more than 100 languages. Besides our many visitors from the US or other English speaking countries, there is a huge amount of people who love to experience communities in their mother tongue. To help and support them, we have an international team from all over the world.
You can find our international staff members on the FANDOM Staff page. If you're interested in more information around FANDOM International, reach out to
Tim Bartel (Avatar) is the Director of Community Development International at FANDOM. He's been interested in wikis for more than 10 years. In his free time, he enjoys playing complex board games, eating spicy Thai food, and enjoying really good cocktails.
The IVT (International Volunteering Team)
The International Volunteering Team is a group of super passionate users from all over the globe who love FANDOM and like to help and support our communities in their local language. They are in close connection to users, inform about upcoming products, help in identifying new topics which aren't covered yet, and surface communities by creating spotlights, sliders and more.
Members of the IVT usually have global powers similar to staff members to help out communities in ways similar to staff.
MtaÄ is supporting and coordinating the IVT. One main aspect of his work is to bring together language communities by finding helpers who work with him in order to build a language community. Every day more and more international users arrive at FANDOM, and his second main effort is to increase their awareness of the availability of localized content and communities.
If you would like to work with him on international communities, this page's talk page.
CAJH is a Finnish helper. He is very fluent in English and that's why very interested on translating. From all of Finnish wikis, he is mostly active on Avatar Wiki and Death Note Wiki. He has become an admin on the former and the latter was founded by him.
Aster09 is a French helper. He started by founding the French Sims wiki in 2009. He also helped other communities related to The Sims franchise such as MySims Wiki and SimCity Wiki, and has been an administrator of the Portuguese Sims Wiki for 3 years.
Wyz is a French helper. He works to promote and grow French communities. As a big fan of LOST, he joined the French Lostpedia wiki on September 2007 and became an admin there on February 2008. When LOST ended in June 2010, he naturally turned to FANDOM to share his knowledge and experience on all French wikis. He watches many TV shows and is an avid player (PS Vita, PS3 and PS4).
Cresh. is an Italian helper. He joined FANDOM in March 2014 as a member of Nonciclopedia, an Italian parody of Wikipedia. He knows well wikicode and currently you can found him in Italian community wiki, where he gives support and advice to Italian members of FANDOM.
Plover-Y is a Japanese helper. She started editing in FANDOM in 2010 as an anonymous user, and in February 2014 as Plover-Y. She can't get enough of reading books, going for a stroll, good food and Kirby ♪
Miri-Nae is a Korean helper. He joined in FANDOM in 2014. He founded Korean My Little Pony Wiki at first, and he's still working on it. His usual hobby is surfing the web, playing video games and watching TV.
Flightmare is a Dutch helper. He joined in 2008, but became more active in 2011 when Skyrim brought him to The Elder Scrolls Wiki. Alongside TESWiki he has helped much smaller wikis to get up and running. He loves working on complex templates and styles. In his free time he likes to watch TV shows, play video games or help people with their wikis.
Nanaki is a Polish Helper. He started editing Polish Lostpedia in April 2008, then started helping Polish Community on February 2009 and became an admin of the wiki in July 2009. Has Helper rights since August 2012. Likes to keep wikis neat and organized by categorizing pages, adding custom CSS and JS, and weaving intricate webs of templates to make MediaWiki do all the work for him. In free time he likes to watch a good TV show, read a book or play games, both of computer and tabletop kind.
Pio387 is a Polish helper. He has been editing at FANDOM since 2011. He can be found on Polish Lord of the Rings Wiki. As helper he is happy to help you with some CSS, pywikibot and community growing. In real life he likes to play computer games and watch good films.
Matheus Leonardo is a Portuguese VSTF and helper. He joined FANDOM in April 2014, and joined IVT in the middle of 2017. His main function is provide support to Portuguese-speaking users, translate and proofread technical updates and staff blogs and administer the Portuguese Community Central.
Светлана (Fiona of Amber) is a Russian helper. She joined FANDOM in 2010. In a real life she works in a bank, and after this quite not creative, but crazy job she likes to spend free time editing on different wikis. Her favourite wikis are Russian Game of Thrones Wiki and Marvelpedia. She likes good TV-series, books. Among her hobbies are also sports, needlework and visiting local museums.
Александр (Idel sea Qatarhael) is a Russian helper. He joined FANDOM in 2013 under the username Snow Prince. In October 2013 he changed his nickname to Idel sea Qatarhael. Three years he worked on Russian The Elder Scrolls Wiki, he first wiki, where later he became an administrator. In real life he is a student of National University of Kharkiv. Likes to play computer games & collect minerals and rocks, draw extinct animals.
Михаил (Kopcap94) is Russian VSTF who is also part of the Russian helper team. In real life he is a simple student, studying on aircraft and space engineering faculty. He is a fan of My Little Pony, so his journey on FANDOM began at ru-MLP wiki. On FANDOM he loves to design and create something new and useful.
Юрий (Kuzura) is a Russian helper. In real life, he is a scientist who investigates corrosion of metals. He likes science fiction, fantasy and good animation films and serials. He began as simple user on the Russian Lostpedia. Then he became the first Russian admin of Russian Lostpedia. After the completion of the LOST series he began working on the Russian Avatar Wiki and the Russian Community Wiki.
Quang is a member of the IVT Team from the Vietnamese Community. Joining in 2014, he is a former editor of the Vietnamese Doraemon Wiki, and is currently working on translating Technical Updates for the Vietnamese Community Central Wiki. In real life, he is a travelling student studying in the United Kingdom, a timid student with a passion for video games, computing and music.
Rémy is from The Chinatown of Ho Chi Minh City. On FANDOM, he joins as a main editor in a wiki called Thế thần toàn thư - Vietnamese Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra project. In real life, he is a vegetarian, likes cooking, loves tea, books, literature, and especially traditional calligraphy. His favorite proverb is 寧三天不食莫一日無茶, which means Rather three days without food than a day without tea. Feel free to say hello!