Mirjam Marbach Professional Translator Native Language: Swiss German/German Career After studying translating for 4 years, I graduated as a professional translator (English/German) from the School of Interpreting & Commerce in St. Gallen, Switzerland, in January 2008. Beside my studies, my achievements include gaining qualification as a member of the Swiss National Snowboard Team and competing in national and international snowboard competitions for seven years. I pursued my studies by correspondence while on tour. As a dedicated globetrotter I became enthusiastic about different countries, cultures and people. I have been living in Sydney, Australia, since 2008, where I work as a passionate and committed freelance translator. Experience in Translating Tourism: websites and brochures, etc. AOB: websites, catalogues, brochures, newsletters, e-mail correspondence, etc. Industry and technique: manuals and brochures, etc. Sport & health: reporting of news in sports such as event results, latest sport equipment etc. Private: personal letters Experience in Interpreting Conference interpreting for Vodafone Australia References available upon request.