Member since Oct '14

Working languages:
German to English
Dutch to English
Afrikaans to English
Italian to English

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April 2021

Cillie Swart
Financial, Legal

Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Local time: 22:08 SAST (GMT+2)

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If you're looking for someone that can help you get your message across to a variety of cultures, tribes, and language groups, I can help. 12+ years' experience as top German to English (Financial, Legal) and Italian to English (Marketing) translator. BA (Harvard) majoring in Linguistics and Economics. MBA (Kuehne Logistics University) in Maritime Logistics. Thesis on Ship Finance with contributions from Lloyd Fonds. certified German to English translator. Academic editing of PhD and Master's Dissertations and Journal Articles for Stellenbosch University, University of Pretoria, Oxford University, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, North West University, University of the Free State.

Three years' top tier management consulting experience working on projects with Deloitte, McKinsey & Company, CapGemini, Barclays Capital, Burlington Strategy Advisors. Sector experience includes Financial Services, Retail/FMCG, Infrastructure, and Agricultural.  

Clients include Eskom, Transnet, Presidential Infrastructure Coordinating Commission (PICC), National Credit Regulator.

Expertise includes Strategic Planning, Transaction Advisory, Commercial Due Diligence, Business Case Development, Economic Impact Studies, Customer Centricity,  Financial Sector Regulation. Drafting of legislation and regulation as Deputy Director at Financial Sector Policy Unit at National Treasury of South Africa. 

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: 398
PRO-level pts: 370

Top languages (PRO)
German to English223
Italian to English116
Dutch to English27
Afrikaans to English4
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Medical (general)34
Law (general)32
Law: Contract(s)28
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs24
Mechanics / Mech Engineering20
Medical: Pharmaceuticals16
Construction / Civil Engineering16
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