Spanish to English Translators

The following translators are members of the ITI and translate from French into English. Some members also translate other languages, which are detailed in their description.

The translators are divided into two groups - Qualified Members and Associate Members.

Michael D Friedli - Translator

Language Combinations: French to English, Dutch to English, Spanish to English
Experience and Areas of Specialisation: 26 years in Engineering Industry, full-time Freelance Translator since 1996
Technical & Commercial – Tenders, Specifications, etc.
Industrial, Materials Handling, Construction & Agricultural Machinery, Printing & Converting Machinery
Accreditation, Membership, Qualifications and Certificates: BSc Mechanical Engineering, University of Edinburgh
ITI member, qualified in above language combinations
Hampshire Chamber of Commerce
Equipment, and Resources:

Microsoft Windows 10 (Desktop)
Microsoft Office 2016,
SDL TRADOS Studio 2015
memoQ 2015 Translator Pro

Profile: Experienced translator with sound engineering and commercial background in industry
Professional Networks: LinkedIn: http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/michael-friedli/1a/489/b67/
Email: michaelfriedli@itiwessex.co.uk
Website: http://www.itiwessex.co.uk/michaelfriedli.html
Telephone: +44(0)1794513209

Sarah Griffin-Mason - Translator, Editor, Educator, Lecturer

Language Combinations: Spanish to English
Experience and Areas of Specialisation: Translator: Latin America, NGO, Education, Multilateral Organisations, Medicine, Arts and Culture
Editor: International Correspondents in Education working for the European Training Foundation Lecturer: Part time lecturer University of Portsmouth, London Metropolitan University, University of Bristol
Accreditation, Membership, Qualifications and Certificates: BA Hons, PGCE, MA (distinction), MITI, Mediterranean Editors and Translators (MET)
Board Member at the Institute of Translation and Interpreting
Equipment, and Resources: Windows, Microsoft, MemoQ
Profile: Freelance translator, editor and educator for more 20 years plus for clients including Oxford University Press, UNICEF-TACRO, Elsevier Doyma, ECLAC and the European Training Foundation. Trained in house with the InterPress Service, Montevideo, Uruguay. Part-time tutor and guest lecturer on the MA Translation Studies at the University of Portsmouth and London Metropolitan University.
Email: sarah@griffin-mason.com
Website: http://www.griffin-mason.com
Professional Networks: LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=57983144&trk=tab_pro
Telephone: 02392 651202 / 07804 864918

Elizabeth Matthews - Translator

Language Combinations: Spanish to English, Portuguese to English
Experience and Areas of Specialisation: 30+ years’ experience specialising in insurance & reinsurance, and more recently, clinical trial documentation;
also translating contracts, tenders, general commercial and clinical trial documents
Accreditation, Membership, Qualifications and Certificates: BA in Languages (Interpreting & Translating) Class 2:1
Member of Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL)
Member of Institute of Translation and Interpreting (MITI)
Chartered Linguist (Translator)
Non-qualified member of Chartered Insurance Institute
Equipment, and Resources: Windows 7; Microsoft Office 2013; MemoQ 2015, Translator Pro
Profile: 7 years employed as in-house translator in Latin American department of major London insurance brokers.
Freelance translator since 1983, handling texts in a variety of fields, providing a fast, friendly, accurate and efficient translation service for businesses and individuals.
Email: liz@emtranslations.co.uk
Website: http://www.emtranslations.co.uk
Professional Networks: ProZ.com: http://www.proz.com/profile/967751
Social Networks: Skype: liz.matthews.uk
Telephone: 01425 277179

Jane Ashford - Translator and Proof-reader

Language Combinations: Spanish and Portuguese to English
Experience and Areas of Specialisation: Market research, medicine, pharmacology, Latin America
Accreditation, Membership, Qualifications and Certificates: BA (Hons) Spanish and Portuguese; MA in Translation; MITI
Equipment, and Resources: Windows 7, TRADOS Studio 2009, TRADOS 2007
Profile: Dependable, accurate freelance translator, dedicated to providing a client-focussed, professional service since 2006. Specialising in pharmaceuticals and market research, with the additional benefit of having gained an in-depth knowledge of Peruvian Spanish and culture.
Email: info@janeashford.co.uk
Website: 07508 187531
Telephone: http://www.janeashford.co.uk

Gillian Holmes - Translator / Interpreter / Proof reader

Language Combinations: Spanish to English, French to English
Experience and Areas of Specialisation: Business, financial, legal, politics and current affairs, marketing, regulations and statutes, contracts.
Latin America
International development, health, education, environment, communications, agriculture, gender
Accreditation, Membership, Qualifications and Certificates: BA Hons Language and Linguistics, MA Native American Studies, MITI
Equipment, and Resources: TRADOS Studio 2011, Wordfast Pro, Microsoft Office 2010
Profile: A fluent Spanish speaker and experienced freelance translator, interpreter and proof-reader, with 17 years of experience working in international development, translating and interpreting in Nicaragua.
Email: gillhholmes@yahoo.co.uk
Website: http://www.itiwessex.co.uk/gillholmes.html
Professional Networks: LinkedIn: http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/gill-holmes/2/19/24b/
ProZ.com: http://www.proz.com/translator/1474984
Telephone: 01305 261300
Skype: gill.holmes58

George du Pré - Translator and Reviewer

Language Combinations: Spanish to English, German to English
Experience and Areas of Specialisation: Translator since 2000.
Defence, Military and Weapons Technology, Equipment
Procurement, Radar and Battlefield IT systems; UN/NATO operations; Military History
General Technology; Automotive, Aviation/Gliding; IT
Travel and Tourism
English Cathedrals
Accreditation, Membership, Qualifications and Certificates: Member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting
Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists
Dip. Trans. IoL
Equipment, and Resources: Windows 7, Microsoft Office 2003, Trados Studio 2011, Studio 2014
Rates and terms: On application
Profile: A fluent Spanish and German speaker, with international project management and negotiation experience, who has lived and worked abroad during a 30 year military career. Highly adaptable and used to operating under a variety of adverse conditions and applying initiative to meet tight schedules. Sound technical competence backed up by high IT literacy. An able communicator and presenter, who is comfortable at any level. Easily able to conduct business in both Spanish and German and relate cross culturally. Commercial language support, translation into English of technical and literary texts and assistance with the production of target customer language promotional material is offered.
Email: george.dupre@outlook.com
Website: http://www.trantex.co.uk
Telephone: Tel: 01980 622 077
Mob: 07771 548243

Jenny Whiteley - Translator

Language Combinations: French and Spanish to English
Experience and Areas of Specialisation: Law, Geography, The environment, History, Archaeology, Heritage, Travel and Tourism
Accreditation, Membership, Qualifications and Certificates: MITI, MCIL, Chartered Linguist
Equipment, and Resources: Trados Studion 2015
Profile:

I translate documents relating to the environment, tourism and history and a range of legal documents.

Email: Languagelady@aol.com
Website: http://www.languagelady.com
Social Networks: Skype: Languagelady
Telephone: 07766145088

Nikki Graham - Translator, Reviser, Proof-editor and Localiser

Language Combinations: Spanish to English
Experience and Areas of Specialisation: Leisure and Tourism; Education; Humanities; Social Sciences; Localisation of US English to UK English
Accreditation, Membership, Qualifications and Certificates: MITI in Leisure and Tourism; Proofreading 1: Introduction (SfEP); Cursos de Extranjeros, Granada University, Spain (included translation classes from English and German into Spanish); MA (Cantab) in Modern Languages (German and French), Emmanuel College, Cambridge University.

Also a member of MET (Mediterranean Editors and Translators) and the IAPTI (International Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters)
Equipment, and Resources: Windows 10, Microsoft Office 2016, Wordfast
Profile: I've been working as a freelance translator since September 1999. Since then I've translated millions of words on a variety of subjects. These days I focus on texts on leisure and tourism and education. I also translate and revise papers for publication (humanities and social sciences) written by university researchers.

Other services: proof-editing of any document written into English, especially by non-native speakers; localisation of US English into UK English.
Email: nikkigraham@cantab.net
Website: http://nikkigrahamtranix.com/
Professional Networks: LinkedIn: uk.linkedin.com/in/NikkiGrahamTranix
ProZ.com: http://www.proz.com/translator/21787
Skype: nikki-graham
Telephone: 00447787740439