Eliza Flint - Profile
1951 Born in South Shields, England
School education
1956 - 1959 Primary school in South Shields, England
1959 - 1969 Secondary school in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England
Academic studies
1969 - 1972 Study of modern languages (German and French) at Girton College, University of Cambridge (MA Cantab)
1975 Post-Graduate Certificate in Education
1996 Acceptance as Member of the Institute of Translating and Interpreting (ITI)
Professional experience
1975 - 1986 Teacher of German and English in various schools in England and Germany, including a Higher Vocational College in Lünen, Germany.
1986 - 1989 Freelance activity as a teacher of English and technical translator in various companies round Lünen, Dortmund and Unna (Germany).
1989 - 1996 Technical Translator (Patent Department)
Leopold Kostal GmbH & Co. KG
Wiesenstraße 47
D-58507 Lüdenscheid
Since 1996 Freelance activity as translator in the fields of automotive and mechanical engineering, quality management, finance, market research and patents and trademarks. Customers include well-known German companies such as RWTÜV Essen, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Qualität, Frankfurt am Main, as well as high-quality translation agencies at home and abroad.