Working languages:
Swedish to English
Norwegian to English
Danish to English

Ian Giles
Skandinavisk->engelsk översättning

United Kingdom
Local time: 23:54 BST (GMT+1)

Native in: English 
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, MT post-editing, Transcription
Specializes in:
Transport / Transportation / ShippingTourism & Travel
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVsPoetry & Literature
JournalismSports / Fitness / Recreation
Printing & Publishing

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 31, Questions answered: 19, Questions asked: 78
Translation education PhD - University of Edinburgh
Experience Years of experience: 11. Registered at Nov 2011. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Swedish to English (University of Edinburgh, verified)
Norwegian to English (University of Edinburgh, verified)
Danish to English (University of Edinburgh, verified)
English to Swedish (University of Edinburgh, verified)
Memberships The Swedish-English Literary Translators’ Association, SFÖ, TTA
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Audacity, Audio Hijack Pro, Endnote X5, iWork, Keynote '09, Numbers '09, Pages '09, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Professional practices Ian Giles endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
I translate all three Scandinavian languages into English, working both on literary and non-literary texts. I hold a PhD in Scandinavian Studies from the University of Edinburgh, in addition to an MSc in Translation Studies. I am currently the Chair of SELTA and a member of the Translators Association.
Keywords: Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, railways, localization, literary

Profile last updated
Mar 22, 2019