Ana Louro – IAPTI

SKILLS

- ENGLISH - PORTUGUESE


- SPANISH - PORTUGUESE


- FRENCH - PORTUGUESE


PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

- TRANSLATION

- TRANSCRIPTION

- EDITING / PROOFREADING

- LOCALIZATION

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

2012 Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, Lisbon

  • Good practices for translators

2012 Faculdade de CiênciasSociais e Humanas, Lisbon

  • Project Management in translation

2011 Tradulínguas, Lisbon

  • Legal translation online course

1993-1994 Eurotradis, Lisbon

  • Refreshing course of translation skills, including translation to and from English and French (600 hours)

1990 British Institute, Lisbon

  • First Certificate in English

1983-1986 Instituto Superior de Línguas e Administração, Lisbon 

  • Bachelor in Management Assistance, with electives in translation to and from English and French

 

SPECIALIZATION AREAS

- COMPUTING AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - ELECTRONICS - ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY - TRANSPORT AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

25 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE 1987-2011 IN-HOUSE TRANSLATOR, LOCALISER & PROOFREADER ENGLISH-PORTUGUESE XEROX UK AND XEROX PORTUGAL 2007-PRESENT INDEPENDENT TRANSLATOR & PROOFREADER Provides translation and proofreading services for translation agencies and direct customers in several industry sectors including software, consulting services, office equipments, home appliances, cosmetics and tourism, and in several geographies including UK, EUA, India, Italy, Spain and Portugal. Materials translated include software, user manuals and marketing materials such as brochures, surveys, customer presentations, press releases and sales proposals. Translations are from English, Spanish, French and Brazilian Portuguese into European Portuguese.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

IAPTI member

SOFTWARE

Trados 2007

Across

MS Word 2007

MS Powerpoint 2007

MS Excel 2007

Adobe Acrobat