Gurdeep Chawla Ph.D.


World-Class and most experienced Diplomatic/ Conference Interpreter/Translator in the industry!
*Master's Degree in English Lit. A Second Master's Degree in Political Science.
*Official Interpreter (Hindi) for the Hon President Barack H Obama, Hon. President Donald Trump, Hon. President joe Biden, Canada's Prime Ministers Stephen Harper and Justin Trudeau during their State Visits to India.
* Interpreter at United Nations General Assembly for India's Prime Minister Mr. Modi, and India's Minister of External Affairs Ms Sushma Swaraj. Interpreter for a number of diplomatic and business meetings in India, USA, Canada, Germany, Spain, Australia, Manila and many more: CEOs Meetings with the Premiers of two countries, Madison Square Garden Community Event for the Indian Prime Minister, US India Business Council, CFR,etc.
*Interpreter at G-20 Economic Summit in Australia, Germany, Argentina, Osaka, and New Delhi, India.
*Interpreter at G-7 Summit in France, and Hiroshima.
* Interpreter for the Canadian Prime Ministers Mr. Stephen Harper and Mr. Trudeau in Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver and Germany.
*Interpreter at ASEAN 2017 Summit, Climate Change Summit, Nuclear Security Summit, and many more international forums.
*Interpreter for the U.S. "State Department", Federal Courts, Superior Courts, and Immigration. Registered Court Interpreter- Judicial Council of CA.
* Of the 10 years experience in India, over 8 years spent in Translation, and Simultaneous/ Conference Interpretation in the Parliament of India.
Interpreter for ASEAN 2017, G20 Summit 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019. G-7 Summit 2019, 2023.
Interpreter for WHO (World Health Organization)
Member of TAALS (first and only member for HindiEngish)
Over 24 years experience (in U.S.A) in Simultaneous & Consecutive Interpretation at Superior Courts, Depositions, Immigration, Medical appointments, Psychological Evaluations, Workers' Comp, Insurance, Polygraph tests, and Over the Phone Interpretation. Translate/Interpret PUNJABI TO ENGLISH & ENGLISH TO PUNJABI, besides HINDI and URDU to ENGLISH and vice versa.
Conduct Cognitive Debriefings for major pharmaceutical companies for their Clinical Trials. ALSO PROVIDE CROSS CULTURAL CONSULTATIONS. Certified Berlitz Interpreter. Member TAALS, ATA, BACI, NCTA. Received extensive Training in Simultaneous and Consecutive Interpretation from US State Dept. and from the Parliament of India. Tester/ Examiner for US State Department.
Worked for large translation and interpretation projects for Pfizer, J & J, Airlines' Menus, Customs Enforcement, Contracts, Patents, Training Manuals, Trademarks, Copyrights, Newspaper articles, Website content, DMV, Immigration, and Polygraph Testing. Also worked as linguist for Disney Movies and recently released Warner Brothers' movie: "SYRIANA".

CONFERENCE INTERPRETER (Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi English) for WHO, UN, Merck, Pfizer, Amway, Pepsi, Herbalife, MDRT, Walmart, Archer and Daniel, Kyani and many more.

Interpret for International Visitors from various countries.
Certified and experienced with RSI (Remote Simultaneous Interpretation) platforms like Interprefy, Voiceboxer, Zoom, Bluejeans.

Work with a team of highly competent translators in all Indian languages and can provide translation services in all 22 Indian languages at a short notice. Take pride in accuracy, consistency, and on-time delivery.

Received Commendations from the City of San Jose, the City of Saratoga, and California Assembly for 25 years of outstanding services in the field of translation and interpretation.

Most experienced, reliable and competent Interpreter/Translator in the above language pairs. Quick turnaround of work at most reasonable rates.

Language Pairs

- Hindi
- Punjabi
- Urdu
- English
- English
- English

Translating Services

AbstractingDesktop PublishingDubbing/SubtitlingEditingLocalizationProofreadingTranslating

Translating Tools

AcrossGeoWorkz Translation WorkspaceGoogle Translator ToolkitMatecatMemoQMemSourcePassoloSDLSDLXSmartCATTRADOSWordbeeWordFastWordReference.comWorldLingoXTM

Translating - Areas of Specialization

Business - Accounting & auditingBusiness - Advertising & public relationsBusiness - BankingBusiness - Economics & financeBusiness - Hotel managementBusiness - InsuranceBusiness - Labor RelationsBusiness - MarketingBusiness - Printing & publishingBusiness - Real estateBusiness - Stock marketBusiness - Travel & tourismComputers - Computer hardwareComputers - Computer systems analysisComputers - Software localizationEngineering - Aerospace engineeringEngineering - Electrical engineeringEngineering - Industrial engineeringEngineering - Mechanical engineeringEngineering - Nuclear engineeringEngineering - Petroleum engineeringEntertainment - FilmEntertainment - MultimediaEntertainment - MusicEntertainment - SportsEntertainment - Television & radioEntertainment - TheaterEntertainment - Video gameIndustry & Technology - AgricultureIndustry & Technology - Automotive industryIndustry & Technology - Building & constructionIndustry & Technology - ElectronicsIndustry & Technology - EnergyIndustry & Technology - Machinery & toolsIndustry & Technology - Military & weaponsIndustry & Technology - Mining & mineralsIndustry & Technology - Plastics & rubberIndustry & Technology - TelecommunicationsIndustry & Technology - Textiles & fashionIndustry & Technology - TransportationLaw - Banking & financial lawLaw - ContractsLaw - Corporate lawLaw - Patents, trademarks, & copyrightsLaw - Personal injury lawLaw - Tax lawMedicine - Anatomy & physiologyMedicine - GeneticsMedicine - Health careMedicine - ImmunologyMedicine - NutritionMedicine - PharmaceuticalsMedicine - PsychiatryMedicine - RadiologyNatural Sciences - BiochemistryNatural Sciences - Ecology & environmental scienceNatural Sciences - ForestryNatural Sciences - GeophysicsNatural Sciences - Microbiology, bacteriology, & virologyNatural Sciences - OceanographyPure Sciences - AstronomyPure Sciences - Materials SciencePure Sciences - MetallurgyPure Sciences - Physical sciences

Interpreting Methods

In-personOver-the-phone interpreting (OPI)Remote simultaneous interpreting (RSI)Video remote interpreting (VRI)Whispered interpreting (chuchotage)

Interpreting Services


ATA Divisions

Interpreters DivisionLanguage Technology DivisionLiterary DivisionMedical DivisionScience & Technology DivisionTranslation Company Division

Interpreter Credentials


Translator, Interpreter



Primary Phone

(408) 476-3564


United States

Education Level