Working languages:
Icelandic to English
Swedish to English
Danish to English

Excellent quality, professional attitude


Native in: Bulgarian 
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This person is a top KudoZ point holder in Icelandic to English
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, MT post-editing, Transcription
Specializes in:
IT (Information Technology)Tourism & Travel
Business/Commerce (general)Marketing / Market Research
Finance (general)Internet, e-Commerce
Computers: SoftwareGovernment / Politics
LinguisticsScience (general)

Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 186, Questions answered: 116, Questions asked: 139
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Skrill, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 4
Glossaries Danish, norwegian, Swedish general
Translation education Master's degree - Sofia University / University of Iceland
Experience Years of experience: 19. Registered at Jan 2011. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Icelandic to English (University of Iceland)
Swedish to English (Stockholms Universitet)
English to Bulgarian (ELS Pleven)
English to Icelandic (University of Iceland)
Swedish to English (Sofia University)

Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices tihomir endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).

I have sixteen years' experience in translation, interpreting, media monitoring, website localization, travel writing, linguistic consultancy, natural language processing (NLP) and linguistic research. I have experience with databases (XML, CSV etc), regular expressions and other computational tools.

I worked for five years for, writing stories in English on various subjects, mostly in Finance and Business (banking, aviation, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, forestry, oil & gas, engineering, among others). Most of the sources I used were in Scandinavian languages. I have also worked with media monitoring for an Icelandic company and as an interpreter between Bulgarian and Icelandic for the Icelandic authorities. I have also contributed to open-source NLP projects (morphological analysers and rule-based machine translation involving Bulgarian, Macedonian, Swedish, Icelandic:

I have been a freelance translator for twelve years in total. At the moment I translate part-time.

Language pairs:

Source: Icelandic, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, English, Bulgarian, Bislama and occasionally Macedonian, Spanish, Faroese and Russian

Target: English, Bulgarian

I have MAs in Nordic Linguistics and Computational Linguistics. I am currently working on my PhD in Language Documentation/Oceanic Linguistics.

I have a very professional attitude, respect for deadlines and an eye for detail. I am very passionate about languages and my work.

Fields of extensive experience: -business/finance -economics -aviation/travel -IT/software/internet I also have general interest and some experience in the fields of -medicine -genetics/molecular biology -engineering -photography and arts My rates are negotiable and really depend on the assignment's parameters. My clients include: Microsoft, Swedbank, Landsbanki, BTC, Govt agencies, National Gallery of Denmark, Coop. My interests and hobbies include: independent travel, endangered languages, world music, photography, climbing mountains (I usually answer emails very promptly, but if I don't - now you know where I am). A must see: Comedy is translation

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: 197
PRO-level pts: 186

Top languages (PRO)
Swedish to English70
Danish to English36
Norwegian to English36
Icelandic to English24
English to Bulgarian12
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Medical (general)24
Law (general)16
Business/Commerce (general)12
Engineering (general)12
Engineering: Industrial10
Energy / Power Generation8
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Profile last updated
Jul 2, 2018