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Member since May '10

Working languages:
English to Serbian
English to Serbo-Croat
Serbian to English

Petar Zivanic
Committed to Excellence

Kragujevac, Serbia
Local time: 06:52 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Serbian Native in Serbian
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization
Specializes in:
Medical: CardiologyMedical: Health Care
Medical: PharmaceuticalsMedical: Instruments
Medical (general)IT (Information Technology)
Computers: HardwareComputers: Software
Computers: Systems, NetworksLaw: Contract(s)

Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 184, Questions answered: 70, Questions asked: 1
Payment methods accepted Check, Wire transfer
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Dept. of English Language & Literature, Faculty of Philology, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Experience Years of translation experience: 12. Registered at Sep 2007. Became a member: May 2010. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Serbian (University of Belgrade - Faculty of Philology)
English to Serbo-Croat (University of Belgrade - Faculty of Philology)
Memberships Serbian Association of Scientific and Technical Translators
Software Adobe Acrobat, Idiom, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Multicorpora, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Professional practices Petar Zivanic endorses's Professional Guidelines.
About me


* Regular translator for TransPerfect Translations Inc. (clinical trial protocols, product/patient/investigator's brochures, etc.).
* Regular translator for LUZ Inc. in the field of life sciences and medical/IVD devices.
* Regular translator for Crimson Inc, working on medical devices.
* Member of a pool of translators qualified for translation of EU acquis communautaire from English into Serbian, medical field.
* Translator for Merrill Brink Intl, working on clinical trials and related material.
* Translator at Clementis AG, a German agency, medical devices


* Translator at Eriksen, a US agency, localizing Skype to Serbian
* Google translator at oDesk, localizing Google's content to Serbian (Google Chrome, Mobile, Analytics, AdSense...).
* Translator on various assignments for Acer Inc., the latest being localisation of large portions of Acer's website to Serbian ( - notebooks, netbooks, projectors, monitors and company info).
* Translator for ABBYY Language Services, localized ABBY FlexiCapture to Serbian.
* Translator for Exxacto, a German agency, marketing campaign for Sony Ericsson's Xperia line of Android smartphones.
* Localized the B92 Android app to English (
* Regular translator for Translation Services USA, working in numerous fields, from IT/web to medical to legal.

# Serbian to English translator at B92 TV news portal (
# In-house medical translator, Clinical Centre Kragujevac, Serbia, 2006 - present.
# In-house legal translator, Faculty of Law, Kragujevac, Serbia, 2005 - 2006.

* Four-year bachelor's degree in English Language and Literature, Faculty of Philology, Belgrade
* Certificate of and membership in Serbian Association of Scientific and Technical Translators
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 184
(All PRO level)

Top languages (PRO)
English to Serbian180
Serbian to English4
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 2 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Medical (general)24
Medical: Instruments20
IT (Information Technology)12
Law (general)12
Finance (general)12
Law: Contract(s)8
Pts in 20 more flds >

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Keywords: Serbian, English, computers, IT, software, hardware, Windows, Linux, UNIX, server, website, localisation, localization, medical, pharmaceuticals, clinical trials, medicine, instruments, devices, clinical trials protocols, product brochure, informed consent, study drug, medical devices, IVD, translation, life sciences, quality, professional Serbian translation

Profile last updated
Nov 28, 2014