Financial and Legal Translations.
Long business experience drafting these types of documents assures speed, accuracy and reability of the translation.
B.A. (Hons) in Economics with German, University of Sussex, Brighton, England (1974).
Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (1978).
English (native language), German, Italian and French (all fluent).
CHARTERED ACCOUNTANCY 1974 - 1979
Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co., Audit Senior, (London and Frankfurt)
Accounting, audit and tax assignments for UK, US and German companies.
All professional exams were passed on the first attempt.
Responsibilities included drafting and reviewing commercial, tax and accounting documentation, including financial statements, in German and English.
COMMERCIAL AND INVESTMENT BANKING 1979 - 1998
Chase Manhattan Bank, Deutsche Bank, J. Henry Schroder Wagg, Industrial Bank of Japan. (London, Frankfurt, Milan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Paris)
Various positions ranging from credit trainee, assistant treasurer, vice president, director to general manager in the following business areas: credit and marketing, trade finance, export finance, corporate finance, treasury, project finance, equities, operations, internal audit.
Responsibilities included drafting, reviewing and negotiating the following types of documents in English, German, Italian and French: credit analyses, trade finance instruments, loan and security agreements, business reports, broker reports, commercial and financial correspondence, a wide range of commercial contracts, information memoranda, statutes, due diligence reports, public offering and private placement memoranda, training manuals.
FREE LANCE TRANSLATION 1998 - Present
Translation of financial and legal documents from Italian and German to English
Documents translated include annual reports, broker reports, commercial contracts, financial contracts, security agreements, commercial and legal correspondence, feasibility studies, credit analyses.