French to English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, CorelDRAW, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV available upon request
French to English translation in business, engineering, construction, electrical / electronics, IT, tourism and general areas.
Nine years of residence in France give me some knowledge and appreciation of French culture and bureaucratic procedures.
35 years of exerience in industry in various industries, mechanical and electrical engineering, electronics, office supplies, greetings cards, fashions, English language teaching, always working in an international sales and marketing environment.
Since 2004 French to English translator working mainly for agencies in France on behalf of blue-chip companies such as EDF, Orange, Renault, L'Oréal, Alstom, Areva, Véolia, Groupe Bolloré, Rhodia, Peugeot, Groupe Lactalis, Legrand, Technip and many others, plus a long list of smaller, lesser-known companies, whose businesses also depend on high-quality English language communication in an international market place.
Statement: The reader of a translation should make no concession to the fact that he/she is reading a translation. It must appear perfectly natural to the native speaker, appropriate to the needs of the audience and laid out on the page, true to the original.