I have been working as a professional freelance translator for the language pairs EN-DE, EN-EL, DE-EL, EL-DE in several projects. Also specialized in subtitling, Desktop Publishing, Website-Development, and more...
1988 - 1997 - Cooperation with Bavaria Film - filmproduction company for synchronization
1986-2002 - Daily translations of material between the languages English-German-Greek as part of my job as a Manager of a Travel Agency in Germany - Munich.
2005 - Begin of cooperation with M.T. Kaltenmaier, German translator in the head office of the European Community in Luxemburg
2007 - Translation-Services for the Real Estate Agency Ef Zein in Chania - Crete
2013 - Cooperation with LTES Ltd, Athens
2013 - Start of cooperation with Lionbridge / Participation in several TMS-OnDemand-Projects with LTB-Check
2015 - Interpreter for the film production ZUSAMMEN Filmproduktion, Wolfgang Reinke, Berlin
Good morning! I am working as a translator and interpreter since 1989. Working languages: English, ITalian and Greek. For the latter one I am partnering with a collegue. Fields of specialization: Technical translation, finance, IT/Hard and Software, Engineering, Travel/Tourism, Hotels.
Lifelong learner enthusiast. Working as a Project Manager, skilled in Translation, Subtitling, 3 Foreign Languages, and Editing. Equipped with a Bachelor's degree in Translation from DFLTI, Ionian University and also an interpreting student. I always strive for the best result and appreciate thoughtful feedback.
Greek, born in Germany, Business Adm and Economics at UNI-Zurich, since 1996 Exports Manager in many industry sectors (food, wines & spirits, professional refrigerators, packaging material, glass, metals) and translating for agencies and persons since 2001.
- Marketing, Business
- Science & Technology
- Website texts
- EU texts
- professional development
Acquired Language Diplomas and competence level:
- Diploma in Translation from the Chartered Institute of Linguists (UK) (for the English language, Grades: Law=Merit, Tech/Sci=Merit, General=Pass)
- GDS (Großes Deutsches Sprachdiplom/the highest diploma for non-German people speaking German) competence level: excellent.
Driven localization project manager for Next Level Globalization and freelance translator, fluent
in English and Greek as native languages and German at a professional level. Currently learning
Italian and finishing a Master’s degree in Computational Linguistics at the University of Tübingen.
My name is Jona; I am a Greek and Albanian native speaker with a BA in English and American Studies.
Why should you choose me?
I'm a native speaker
I don't use translation softwares
I will proofread all translations several times
I will do changes to the document until you are satisfied
Rephrase and edit where necessary for a natural and fluent feel
I'm a fast and accurate translator