Working languages:
French to English
Italian to English
English to French

Davina Delesclefs
experienced, fast, reliable and accurate

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Local time: 19:44 AEST (GMT+10)

Native in: French Native in French, English Native in English
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Broad field of knowledge, many years experience
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, MT post-editing, Transcription, Project management
Specializes in:
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVsCinema, Film, TV, Drama
LinguisticsPoetry & Literature
SlangTourism & Travel

Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions asked: 2
Project History 5 projects entered    1 positive feedback from outsourcers

Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Translation education Master's degree - University of Glasgow
Experience Years of translation experience: 20. Registered at Dec 2006. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Italian to English (University of Glasgow, verified)
English to Italian (University of Glasgow, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, STAR Transit, Wordfast
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Professional practices Davina Delesclefs endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
Professional, qualified translator of English, French and Italiancolor=Blue>


- Native French and English speaker (Swiss and British dual citizen)
- Masters degree in Italian (with Distinction in spoken Italian) and Film and Television Studies from University of Glasgow, UK.
- ESL teacher through British Council

Work/Life Experience:

- 10 years experience as a translator, both freelance and inhouse in Switzerland, UK and Australia.
- Two years residence in Italy as an ESL teacher in a high school in Naples.
- Manager of the Sydney branch of a worldwide translation company and language school.
- Ongoing collaboration with major French TV channel doing subtitling and interpreting.

please see CV and project history above for more details
This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects5
With client feedback1
100% positive (1 entry)

Job type
Language pairs
French to English3
English to French1
Italian to English1
Specialty fields
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama1
Environment & Ecology1
Computers: Hardware1
Other fields
Finance (general)1
Petroleum Eng/Sci1
Engineering: Industrial1
Construction / Civil Engineering1
Electronics / Elect Eng1
Keywords: bilingual, translator, French, Italian, English, mothertongue, cinema, degree qualified, literature, media, traduttore italiano inglese, inglese, anglais, francais,

Profile last updated
Jul 30, 2008

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