Member since Dec '06

Working languages:
French to English
English to French

Peter LEGUIE
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Local time: 22:27 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: French Native in French, English Native in English
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
AccountingBusiness/Commerce (general)
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVsEconomics
Government / PoliticsInsurance
International Org/Dev/CoopInvestment / Securities
Law (general)Marketing / Market Research

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 533, Questions answered: 588, Questions asked: 113
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Experience Years of translation experience: 20. Registered at ProZ.com: Dec 2006. Became a member: Dec 2006.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials French to English ()
English to French ()
Memberships Franco-British Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Paris, SFT
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Wordbee, Powerpoint
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Professional practices Peter LEGUIE endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Bio
Peter LEGUIE
10, quai de la Marne 75019 PARIS (France)
Phone/fax: (33) 0142391421
Mobile phone: (33) 0618980630
E-mail: p.leguie@wanadoo.fr

I was born in Streatham (England) and used English as my mother tongue during my childhood and early teens spent in England, as well as in the family.
My secondary schooling in France was completed by a Baccalauréat (Philosophy) degree and my University training by the award of a Licence ès Sciences Economiques in Paris.
My professional career began by working three years for an import-export firm in Paris and I then held an executive position at Crédit Foncier de France (at that time the national mortgage loan bank here) for thirty years, successively in the financial, legal and insurance departments. They also employed me as an in-house translator for several years, being known as an English native-speaker, as well as being perfectly fluent in French.
Since having set up business as a free-lance translator in 1998, I have carried out translation, proofreading and interpreting work for leading banks and insurance companies, sollicitors (contracts and Court sentences), local Regional authorities, (Nord-Pas-de-Calais), marketing agencies and the like.
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: 561
PRO-level pts: 533


Top languages (PRO)
English to French398
French to English135
Top general fields (PRO)
Bus/Financial252
Other123
Law/Patents95
Marketing27
Tech/Engineering22
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Business/Commerce (general)175
Law (general)70
Finance (general)48
Insurance40
Marketing / Market Research32
Law: Contract(s)28
International Org/Dev/Coop27
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Keywords: Business, finance, law, economics, market surveys.




Profile last updated
Feb 15, 2017



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