Professional Information



Source Language

English, Japanese

Target Language

English, Japanese


Business development, technical marketing, internal communications, policies and training materials, e-commerce, legal contracts and agreements



  • MITI (Sworn translator, English to Japanese, Institute of Translation and Interpreting)
  • JAT (Japan Association of Translators)
  • JASRAC (Japanese Society for Rights of Authors, Composers and Publishers)
Work Experience

2005 - Present: Part-time and then full-time (from 2008) freelance translator, residing and working in UK, US and Japan with various translation agencies in UK, EU, US and JP

English > Japanese translation projects that I have worked on:

  • British multinational telecommunications company’s technical marketing brochures and business development materials
  • Technical marketing materials on business development in global power industry
  • British multinational data-centre provider’s HR and hiring training materials
  • British multinational fashion brand’s code of conduct and various policies and related training materials
  • German luxury watch manufacturer’s press releases and product information
  • US state education authority’s communications to parents and guardians
  • In-game scripts, storytelling and dialogues for various online games
  • Contracts, service agreements, loan agreements, terms and conditions and other associated documents for various business dealings


  • Postgraduate Diploma, Applied Translation Studies (London Metropolitan University, UK)
  • BA in Letters, English and American Literature (Keio University, Tokyo, Japan)