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English to German
French to German
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March 2021

Dr. Tilmann Kleinau
Business, marketing, HR, law, finance

Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Local time: 13:46 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: German (Variant: Germany) Native in German
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I am a native German freelance translator with 16 years of fulltime experience in business, marketing, finance, legal, and HR. With an M.A. and PhD in English and French language and literature and a solid background in business and marketing, I feel confident to handle translation projects from English or French into German.
Other services: Proofreading and editing, transcreation and copywriting in German. CAT tool: SDL Trados Studio 2019.
Interested? Please send me an e-mail: T.Kleinau(at)


Business translation services

You do business with German-speaking clients and companies? Then you´ll know how vital it is that they understand your mission, your strategy, your agreements and your products completely, in their own language. I will translate all your business documents to ensure that communication between you and your client starts off on the best possible footing, avoiding any misunderstandings which could ultimately cost both of you dearly. An accurate and flawless translation will pave the way to commercial success.

Marketing translation services

You provide high quality, state-of-the-art products and want to sell them in Germany, Austria and Switzerland? A good marketing strategy involves more than just distributing your own English-language marketing material abroad. Marketing means selling your product to the target group in their own language, in an elegant and natural German. This is where I come in. I will help you get your message across - not just the bare facts but also the emotion and the passion behind your product. Trust me.

Financial translation services

Financial translation is about figures, of course, and how to interpret them. Good quality financial translation should enable you to take business decisions based not only on the figures but also on the facts behind them. I know the importance of compliance, what data protection requires, and where to find the relevant rules and regulations. Let me translate your profit and loss statements, your annual reports and balance sheets into German - accurately and competently.


Human Resources translation services

A company´s human capital is one of its greatest assets. Before I even start to produce a translation I will sound out your recruiting needs and requirements and identify how I can ensure that you find the ideal candidate. Whether you entrust me with a CV, a role profile, an employment contract or a training document - I consider it my duty to apply my linguistic competence in helping you find the people you need for your specific tasks.

Website translation services

You want to take your ideas and products online? You´d like to convey them to a German audience? As a German native speaker experienced in online marketing, I can guarantee that your message will not get lost in the fathomless depths of the worldwide web and that it will reach the right target group - in a style and register which will appeal to German-speaking customers. Germany is a leading export nation and it would be a great pity to neglect this vast and profitable market. Let my website translation be your first step to international success.

Tourism translation services

"Have a great trip" - translating for tourism can evoke exotic places far away from the harsh realities of life. But it can be very exacting, too. I´ll translate your marketing texts for conventions and fairs, hotel websites, and travel magazines into German, remaining faithful to the facts and resisting the temptation to over-embellish descriptions of tourist attractions and far-away places. Think of me as a five-star hotel - whatever you need, I will do my utmost to deliver and ensure that your dream holiday does not end up a fiasco you would rather forget.

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Total pts earned: 656
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Top languages (PRO)
English to German415
French to German227
German to English3
Top general fields (PRO)
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Human Resources64
Investment / Securities54
Finance (general)48
Business/Commerce (general)37
Medical (general)30
Marketing / Market Research29
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects63
With client feedback32
100% positive (32 entries)

Job type
Language pairs
English to German48
French to German10
Specialty fields
Business/Commerce (general)22
Marketing / Market Research14
Finance (general)13
Human Resources11
Education / Pedagogy8
Medical: Health Care6
Government / Politics4
Tourism & Travel4
Medical (general)4
Poetry & Literature3
Advertising / Public Relations3
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.2
Law: Contract(s)2
Computers: Software2
Law (general)2
Investment / Securities2
Computers (general)1
Environment & Ecology1
Medical: Pharmaceuticals1
International Org/Dev/Coop1
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters1
Other fields
IT (Information Technology)3
Internet, e-Commerce3
Medical: Instruments2
Medical: Cardiology2
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)1
Automotive / Cars & Trucks1
Science (general)1
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino1
Energy / Power Generation1
Electronics / Elect Eng1
Construction / Civil Engineering1
Sports / Fitness / Recreation1
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