Member since Sep '09

Working languages:
Italian to English
English to Italian
French to English
French to Italian
German to Italian

Mattia Brundo
Over 17 years of certified experience

Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Local time: 14:12 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Italian Native in Italian, English Native in English
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Jul 30, 2020 (posted via  working on a large fashion project for a new (secret) ecofirendly sustainable brand. I strongly support them. ...more, + 2 other entries »
Total word count: 15000

Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Transcription, MT post-editing, Project management, Native speaker conversation, Language instruction, Copywriting, Transcreation, Desktop publishing, Training, Subtitling, Voiceover (dubbing), Software localization, Website localization, Vendor management, Operations management
Specializes in:
FisheriesAutomotive / Cars & Trucks
Business/Commerce (general)Engineering (general)
JournalismComputers (general)
Internet, e-CommerceCosmetics, Beauty

Italian to English - Rates: 0.06 - 0.08 EUR per word / 20 - 30 EUR per hour
English to Italian - Rates: 0.05 - 0.08 EUR per word / 20 - 30 EUR per hour
French to English - Rates: 0.06 - 0.09 EUR per word / 20 - 30 EUR per hour
French to Italian - Rates: 0.06 - 0.08 EUR per word / 20 - 30 EUR per hour
German to Italian - Rates: 0.07 - 0.10 EUR per word / 20 - 30 EUR per hour

Preferred currency GBP
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 48, Questions answered: 42, Questions asked: 59
Blue Board entries made by this user  56 entries

Payment methods accepted Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Wire transfer, Money order, PayPal, Skrill, Check
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Translation education Other - University of Glasgow / University of Milan
Experience Years of experience: 18. Registered at Jul 2007. Became a member: Sep 2009.
Credentials English to Italian (Verbam srl - Translation Test)
Italian to English (Verbam srl - Translation Test)
Italian to English (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
English to Italian (Cambridge University (ESOL Examinations))
German to English (Verbam srl - Translation Test)

Memberships N/A
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, AutoCAD, Dreamweaver, FrameMaker, Frontpage, Indesign, Lingotek, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Pagemaker, Passolo, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast, XTM
CV/Resume Italian (PDF), English (DOC), English (PDF)
Events and training
Professional practices Mattia Brundo endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Work for non-profits or pro-bono clients
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Find trusted individuals to outsource work to
  • Build or grow a translation team
  • Help or teach others with what I have learned over the years
  • Improve my productivity
I've been a professional translator for 15 years, I worked
as a freelancer and in various translation agencies.
I am a native speaker of Englsih and Italian.

- I worked for many famous brands and companies such as Microsoft, CA, Apple, Samsung, SKY, Adobe, Symantec, Nokia, Geberit, Subaru, Softwise, Mitsubishi, Fiat, General Motors, Lamborghini, Kawasaki, Ducati, Motorola, Avaya, Google, Box Services, Acer, Campari, Glen Grant, H&M, Zara, Benetton, Nike, ENEL and ENI (main italian energy and gas/fuel providers) Marcopolo Engineering, Feltrinelli, Rizzoli, Mondadori, NHS (British health service), Scottish Dentist Association, Sony, M-Audio, Roland, AKAI, Oberheim/Viscount and countless others. I've been the official translator for Subaru Italia and General Motors Italia at the company MILS Engineering ( for 3 years.

- CAT Tools: Trados (7, 2007, 2009) + Multiterm and SDLX, I do TRADOS tutoring for Agencies and privates, I am an advanced user. I started my career as a translator at Vetere (, the official TRADOS distributor for Italy. I also use: Wordfast - Dejavu - OmegaT - MemoQ

- I was the UK office manager for a leading agency:

- Several of my translations have been published both on paper or on the web, as manuals, articles, scientific publications, instructions, marketing campaigns, promotional ads, leaflets, booklets and also books.

- I specialise in technical (especially automotive, electronics and engineering) and literal translation, copyright, media and marketing translation (I've worked on several projects and campaigns); for years I've been translating, interpreting, copyrighting and managing projects for Subaru, General Motors, Nissan and Fiat MILS Engineering. I also specialise in web and software localization and IT and software translation, I worked on several projects (Symantec, Microsoft, Softwise, Computer Associates - CA -, etc...).
I have a sound knowledge of IT and programming, having experience as web designer and programmer.

My other areas of expertise include Legal and Business translations, I have translated a vast number of contracts, patents, court reports, Financial Statements, and so on...

- I have experience in Literary translation, I did part of the Italian-English translation of the book Gradisca Presidente (D'addario-Tulanti), proofreading of the first novel of the Glaswegian writer Monika Lewanowa, and several translations for Magazine, newspapers, blogs, and other publishers such as Mondadori, Rizzoli, Feltrinelli...

- I have translated and edited articles for the international press agency Pressenza:
Some samples of my work:
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Total pts earned: 48
(All PRO level)

Top languages (PRO)
English to Italian21
Italian to English19
German to Italian4
French to Italian4
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Business/Commerce (general)8
Advertising / Public Relations4
Finance (general)4
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