I am a qualified English to Croatian freelance translator, and transcreation and localization professional specialist with 10+ years experience in IT, Marketing & Communications, e-Commerce, Videogame, Gambling/Casino, Creative Industries (Travel, Fashion, Cosmetics, Art, Culture, Leisure, Wellness).
I am a certified court translator and interpreter for English, with over 30 years of work experience in translation, proofreading, editing, transcription etc. in English, German, French, Croatian, Bosnian, and Serbian.
Over the years I have acquired extensive knowledge of legal, business, marketing, and other terminology. I also have significant experience in the fields of cooking and food, agriculture, kitchen and home appliances, and IT. I am eager to work and provide solutions in a timely and reliable manner, with client satisfaction always being my main goal.
I provide professional translation and proofreading services. I am a certified court translator with over 8 years' experience.
Languages: English, Italian, Croatian and Slovenian.
Translation of legal and medical documentation, user manuals, technical specifications localization of marketing materials.
An English and Italian graduate with a Master's degree in Translation. Native in Croatian, based in Croatia. During my studies I had the opportunity to get acquainted with and translate different types of specialist texts (legal, financial, medical, literary). Experience in translation of medical texts obtained through volunteering for Cochrane and Translators without Borders. Currently in process of becoming a sworn translator/court interpreter and specializing in legal translation, I also possess a large collection of specialized bilingual dictionaries. Considerable work experience in tourism and travel industry (3+ years); I often worked on translation projects for tourist agencies I was employed by. Active knowledge and usage of CAT tools (Trados, Memsource, Matecat, Omega T). Very attentive to detail, able to meet deadlines and with great writing skills.
My name is Lazar Popov and I have a BA Degree in English Language and Literature at the Ss Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje, Macedonia. I have worked as a conference interpreter and translator for more than 20 years, as well as a Language Agency owner and instructor. I am native in both Macedonian and Serbo-Croatian, and I have lived and worked in London, UK for almost 9 years. Throughout the years I have acquired expertise translating in various fields ranging from the EU Acquis harmonization, law, education, economic development, public administration reform through to healthcare, management, judiciary, police, agriculture etc, having been commissioned by major international organizations such as the World Bank; the International Monetary Fund, the International Finance Cooperation; the U.S. Agency for International Development etc. My near native knowledge of the English language has enabled me to effectively cater for the needs of my clients.