Member since Sep '05

Working languages:
Spanish to English
English to Spanish

Peter Newton-Evans
Writing hard for easy reading since 1986

Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Local time: 06:09 ECT (GMT-5)

Native in: English (Variant: US) Native in English, Spanish (Variant: Latin American) Native in Spanish
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30+ years serving the energy, environment, development and ICT industries.
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Energy / Power GenerationEnvironment & Ecology
Telecom(munications)International Org/Dev/Coop
Petroleum Eng/SciIT (Information Technology)

Preferred currency USD
Blue Board entries made by this user  2 entries

Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Check, PayPal, Money order | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Translation education Master's degree - UC Davis
Experience Years of experience: 34. Registered at Sep 2005. Became a member: Sep 2005. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials Spanish to English (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, verified)
English to Spanish (Ecuador ATIEC, verified)
Spanish to English (American Translators Association, verified)
Memberships American Translators Association (ATA)
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, MS Office, Unlimited Broadband, Windows XP, Pagemaker, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
CV/Resume English (PDF), Spanish (PDF)
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Born in Paraguay in 1957, Peter attended elementary and high school in the USA, and has resided in Ecuador since 1976. He has a Bachelor's degree in Educational Psychology from the Catholic University of Ecuador, and a Master's in Education from the University of California at Davis, plus further postgraduate training in Administration, Social Development and Anthropology.

Peter has been a full-time Spanish<>English translator/interpreter for 31 years for international organizations such as the United Nations System, the Organization of American States (OAS) and UNASUR, various governmental agencies, domestic and international NGOs, and local/foreign companies, primarily in the fields of energy and mining, the environment, information and communication technologies, and socioeconomic development, plus the entire range of cross-cutting legal, administrative, financial and technical dimensions.

Keywords: Ecuador, Latin America, South America, Central America, Quito, petroleum, oil, gas, hydrocarbons, alternative, energy, wind, solar, hydroelectric, hydropower, ecology, environment, communications, telecommunications, IT, socioeconomic, development, business, legal, contract, document, translator, interpreter, translation, interpretation, whispering, simultaneous, consecutive, Trados 7.0

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