I specialize in German to English translations – with the experience and accuracy that only a native speaker can provide.

Curriculum Vitae

Member of the German Association of Interpreters and Translators (BDUE)

Born 1970 in Ontario, Canada

Education: University of Toronto, 1989-1994

  • Master of Arts (M. A.) in International Relations
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
    Majors: German & International Relations

Professional Experience:

  • Freelance translation since 1995
  • Specializing in business / marketing, IT, technical, CV translation and adaptation

With over 7 years of proven translating experience I have completed projects for clients such as:

  • ALDEBARAN e.V. Marine Research and Broadcast
  • Karl K├╝bel Foundation for Child and Family
  • ADP Employer Services Germany
  • ADtranz (DaimlerChrysler Rail Systems Switzerland AG)
  • Bauer Processing Technology
  • Bebit Information Technology (Bilfinger + Berger Group)
  • Free University of Berlin, Benjamin Franklin University Hospital
  • Fraunhofer Institute
  • GlaxoSmithKline GmbH
  • Human Solutions of North America,Inc.
  • ivl Software and Consulting
  • KPNQwest Germany GmbH
  • Leonhard Weiss GmbH & Co. Construction
  • Lufthansa AG
  • Rodenstock Precision Optics GmbH
  • S4M / RTL Television (Bertelsmann Group)
  • Siemens AG
  • Spyre Solutions Inc.
  • Technical University of Munich
  • University of Karlsruhe
  • University of Paderborn

Other clients include numerous small businesses and private individuals (directors, managers, webmasters, business owners, professors, consultants, students, young professionals etc.) who are looking for accurate and personalized English translation and proofreading services.

Translation Subject Areas

My translation and proofreading projects have included:

Science & Technology :

  • Engineering (civil engineering, transport and railway engineering)
  • IT / computers / software
  • electronics, electrical engineering
  • automation, energy & power technology
  • medicine & health care
  • forestry
  • social sciences

Business & Marketing Translation:

  • general business correspondence
  • marketing and advertising material
  • public relations, press releases
  • brochures, flyers, prospectuses, catalogues
  • articles & reports
  • seminars & training courses
  • general terms & conditions
  • business contracts, general contracts, software licensing
  • resumes, CVs, job applications (cover letters, letters of reference)

I translate all types of documents such as:

  • Technical documentation
  • Handbooks, instruction manuals, service and repair manuals
  • Software manuals, software programs
  • Marketing & sales material (overall campaigns, brochures, pamphlets, flyers, catalogues)
  • Business contracts
  • Business & financial reports
  • Essays, articles, abstracts (scientific journals and specialty magazines)
  • Dissertations, thesis, research results and reports
  • Books (non-fiction and fiction)
  • Websites
  • Multimedia presentations (Power Point)
  • Training course material
  • Oral presentations, speeches
  • Film scripts






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