Working languages:
Russian to English
English to Russian
English to Ukrainian

Oleksandr Popov
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Kharkiv, Kharkivs'ka Oblast', Ukraine
Local time: 15:19 EEST (GMT+3)

Native in: Russian (Variant: Standard-Russia) 
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Law (general)Law: Taxation & Customs
Petroleum Eng/SciGovernment / Politics
Business/Commerce (general)Economics
AccountingFinance (general)
Law: Contract(s)Construction / Civil Engineering

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 32, Questions answered: 19
Blue Board entries made by this user  1 entry

Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Money order
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 5
Translation education Master's degree - V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University
Experience Years of experience: 21. Registered at Feb 2018. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Russian to English (Kharkov National University, verified)
English to Russian (Kharkov National University, verified)
Ukrainian to English (Kharkov National University, verified)
English to Ukrainian (Kharkov National University, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast
Professional practices Oleksandr Popov endorses's Professional Guidelines.

Trained at
V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Ukraine’s top school of language
professionals, I have 18 years’ practical experience in providing translation
services in the field of law, finance and technical translation.

During these years I have worked successfully with foreign auditing and legal firms
and government organizations as a translator/interpreter.

My strengths are scrupulousness, responsibility for quality of work performed,
individual approach to each customer and meeting deadlines.


– till the present time. Freelance translator.

  • Translation and proofreading of
    various legal and court documents in English and Russian for a number of
    UK-based law firms.

  • Translation and proofreading of
    various economic, investment and accounting documents and audit reports in
    English and Russian for the ‘Big Four’ auditing firms.

  • Oil & gas translations
    within Sakhalin, Tengizchevroil and Kashagan projects.

– 03.2010. Staff Translator. Road Construction Machinery and Special-Purpose Vehicle
Production Company.

of operating manuals, data sheets, shipping documents, supply contracts.

with management of Chinese
automobile company.

– 05.2007.
English translator/interpreter. Air Force Base, Cairo, Egypt.

  • Translation of operating and maintenance
    manuals for AN-74 aircraft

  • Interpretation with Egyptian
    Air Force Command.

– 07.2006. English translator/interpreter, Ukrainian construction company.

of contractual, design and construction documents, cost estimates;

with the customer within a construction project (Metro Cash & Carry Ltd.).

 12.2003 – 07.2005. English translator/interpreter. Construction
of a new tobacco-processing plant for JSC Philip Morris Ukraine.

·       Translations of contractual, design
construction documents;

·       Interpretation at negotiations and

07.2002 - 12.2003. English translator/interpreter.
Representative Office of Iranian Aircraft Manufacturing Company at
Kharkov Aircraft Manufacturing Company.

  • Interpretation with Director of
    Iranian Aircraft Manufacturing Company’s Representative Offices in

  • Written translations of
    correspondence and aviation-related documentation.

08.2000 -
05.2002. English translator. Software Development Company.

  • Written translations of various
    software-related documentation.

– 09.2001. English translator/interpreter. Kharkov Tank Repair Plant.

  • Interpretation of training
    program for specialists of the Defense Ministry of the Islamic Republic of

  • Written translations of
    technical documentation.

– 06.2001. English translator/interpreter. Kharkiv Regional Business Assistance
Center (funded by USAID ).

  • Interpretation at conferences and
    negotiations with representatives of the Center for Economic Initiatives,
    Cincinnati, USA.
  • Written translations of business and investment proposals, electronic database of Ukrainian companies.

Keywords: Oil, Gas, Construction, Electrical, Safety, Legal, Engineering, Mechanical, Power Generation, General Technical, Military, Financial, Audit, Accounting, IT, Software, Advertising, Business, Marketing, Social, Political, Religion, Education, General texts Russian, Ukrainian, English, accounts, administration, agency agreement, agreement, alternative dispute resolution, annual general meeting, annual report, anti-bribery, anti-corruption, appeal, appraisal, arbitration, arbitration award, arbitrator, articles of association, articles of incorporation, assignment, assignment agreement, auditing, auditor's opinion, auditor's report, automotive, aviation, banking, bankruptcy, board of directors, BoD, bonds, holding company, judgement, labor law, labour law, law, laws, lawsuit, lease, lease agreement, legal, legal action, legal proceedings, legal translation, legal translatorbusiness ethics, business plan, bylaws, call option, capital markets, civil law, claimant, company law, compliance, contract, contract of sale, copyright, copyright law, corporate affairs, corporate law, corporate matters, corporate restructuring, corporate transactions, court of appeal, credit facility, debentures, debt financing, deed, deed of warranty, defendant, disclaimers, dispute resolution, due diligence, due diligence report, employment agreement, employment contract, English-Russian legal translation, English-Russian legal translator, English-Russian translation, English-Russian translator, Russian-English legal translation, Russian-English legal translator, Russian-English translation, Russian-English translator, expert opinion, expert report, expert review, finance, financial, financial accounts, financial statements, financial translation, financial translator, general shareholder meeting, GSM, High Court of Justice, HR, human resource management, human resources, independent appraisal, independent appraiser, insolvency, insurance, intellectual property, international arbitration, international development, investment, litigation, loan agreement, London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), marketing, management, motion, out-of-court settlement, patent application, patents, patent abstracts, patentability reports, power of attorney, services contract, settlement, SHA, shareholders agreement, share purchase agreement, SPA, statement of truth, statement of claims, tax, taxation, tax benefits, tax exemptions, trial court, witness statement, writ of execution, technical translation, technical translator, user guide, service manual, installation and operation manual, data sheets.

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Apr 29, 2020

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