Name: Mr Olaf KNECHTEN DipTrans MCIL
Native language(s): GERMAN
Language(s) of qualification: ENGLISH
CIOL number: 29747
Membership number (pre-Autumn 2016): 020437
Membership grade: Member
Membership status: Current
Telephone number: +49 176 41011829
Advertising and Marketing: Brochures, Flyers, Leaflets & Printed Material, Television, Websites
Art: Graphics, Visual Arts
Business: Marketing, Public Relations
Humanities: History, Linguistics
Literature: Biography, Fiction, Non-Fiction
Media: Film, Journalism, TV
Politics: Human Rights, International Development, International Politics
Other Skills: Editing, Proofreading, Copywriting, Subtitling
Statement: I translate from English, French and Dutch into German. Specialisation in literature as well as marketing, tourism, entertainment, linguistics and current affairs. Keen interest in the arts, cooking and current affairs, nature, horticulture, and the environment.
Co-author of Hueber Learner's Dictionary: Deutsch als Fremdsprache / German-English / English-German.
I'm a member of VdÜ (the German Association of Literary Translators) and I'm accredited as a Dutch-German translator by the Dutch Foundation for Literature.