Colin Fraser Speed

Description

Since 2010 I have been working as a freelance translator/proofreader in the language pairs Portuguese - English and Spanish - English. Between 2010 and 2020 I lived in S√£o Paulo, Brazil. In 2020 I moved to Porto, Portugal. I have a Master's Degree in Translation and Language Services from the University of Porto, Portugal, as well as a Master's Degree in Information Technology from the University of Glasgow, UK and an undergraduate degree in Spanish and Marketing from the University of Strathclyde, UK. As well as being a member of the American Translators Association I am also an ISO qualified certified translator of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting, the Brazilian Association of Translators and Interpeters, the Portuguese Association of Translators, and the Spanish Association of Translators, Proofreaders and Interpreters.

I have considerable experience in performing translations of all types, including medical records, medical reports, medical certificates, vaccination certificates, website localization for a health insurance provider, birth certificates, marriage certificates, divorce certificates, death certificates, educational certificates, academic transcripts, court transcripts, police reports, employer statements, bank statements, affidavits, legal contracts, and agreements, amongst others. Recent projects have included questionnaires from a market survey of health care professionals on medicinal drugs.

Language Pairs

Portuguese - Brazilian
- English
Spanish
- English
Portuguese - European
- English

Translating Services

Post-EditingProofreadingTranslating

Translating Tools

DeepLSDL StudioSmartCATTRADOS

Translating - Areas of Specialization

Law - ContractsMedicine - Health care
Type

Translator

Level

Individual

Primary Phone

351

Location

Castelo da Maia

4475-732
Portugal

Education Level

Graduate