Defu Chen

Description

Asian Languages (Malay, Indonesian, Chinese) Expert

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Born and grew up in a Malay, Indonesian and Chinese-speaking Chinese family (immigrated from China) in Indonesia.

Studied Malay, Indonesian and Chinese in Malaysia and Indonesia and also at the local Chinese school before further study in China in 1957.

Graduated from Nankai University, China, in Languages (Chinese and English) and Translation Studies (including Chinese, Malay and Indonesian).

Graduate Study in Cinema and Journalism at New York University.

Highly skilled professional translator and interpreter from English to the above three languages and vice versa since 1963.

Have been working as translator and interpreter for many translation companies and famous multi-national corporations in the U.S., China, Malaysia and Indonesia for nearly 40 years. Some involved major projects in the various fields such as trade, business, law, industry and documentary film making.

Also working for delegations from China, Indonesia and Malaysia on business visits or conferences in the U.S. Have also translated several major books and important documents and reports into and from the above three languages.

ATA active member since 1985.

Resume available upon request.

Language Pairs

Chinese
- English
English
- Chinese
English
- Indonesian
English
- Malay
Indonesian
- English
Malay
- English

Translating Services

Translating

ATA Divisions

Chinese Language Division
Type

Translator

Level

Individual

Primary Phone

(631) 552-0386

Location

New York
NY
10032-5022
United States

Years in Business

20+ Years

Education Level

Graduate