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Stations

Born in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
Grown up bilingually (Spanisch, German) in Buenos Aires, Munich, Frankonia
1991-1993: University studies of english|german|spanish language, Erlangen
1993-2003: Lived, studied and worked in Berlin
> Magistra Artia (equiv.to Master of Arts): Media & Spanish, FU Berlin
2000: Work experience at 3000.films (video clip production), Berlin
2001-2002: Freelance work for film advertising productions, Berlin/Munich
2002-2003: Copy editor for m2m.media.brands.music, Berlin
2004: On the job training at the public television of Bavaria (BR), Munich
Since 2004: Freelance work (editorial office,creative production,copywrite)
2005: Foundation of astor::studio: Translation, editorial & cultural consultation

References

Clients | Translation and cultural consultation:
World Writers & other translation agencies (London) / Transcreation/translation, proofreading and cultural consultation for international brands

Clients | Text & editorial office:
Marcellino's Restaurant Report; m2m.medien.marken.musik / Ministry of Sound Recordings Germany, Universal Music, MTV, arte; Saarlandmuseum / Moderne Galerie; ars.online / o2; Symboulos Consulting Ltd.

Member of the translation community proZ.com

Skills

Languages:
> German & Spanish (native languages), English (fluently)
> French & Italian (extended knowledge), Japanese (absolute beginner)
IT literate: 
> MS Office for PC & MAC/ NeoOffice for MAC
> CAT tool:  wordfast
> Desktop publishing: QuarkXPress & Scribus 
> Image editing, web authoring, film editing with:
  Adobe Photoshop (photography), Nvu (web), Final Cut HD (film)
> Extended knowledge in HTML/ XHTML/ CSS

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My competences:

Translation, text &
cultural consultation 

CV available upon request