D M Selway DipTrans IoLET MCIL

German-English translator

Full Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists
Thirteen years’ experience
(6 million+ words)
Use of the latest translation technologies (Trados, MemoQ)

Specialist areas


Sales contracts, lease agreements, construction contracts, financial investment contracts, industry rules and regulations, articles of association

Business & Finance

Annual reports, human resources, budgets, estimations, banking advertisements, bond descriptions, investment fund-, trust-, stocks- and shares-related material, insurance company documents, corporate marketing campaigns, company memos, e-marketing websites, codes of conduct

Tourism & Transport

Hotel websites, ski resort guides, spa resort websites, regional guides, historical guides, public transport guides and information, import/export documentation, shipping certificates


Online services, help files, web pages, software manuals, interactive programmes, reports and studies, interactive training courses


Building specifications, descriptions, drawings, journals, plans

What clients say...

R.G. SEI Swiss Engineering Institute

… we highly appreciate the long-standing and close co-operation we have established with you.

A.P. David Chipperfield Architects Gesellschaft von Architekten mbH

….as we're very satisfied with your work up until now, we would very much like to continue using you for our translation work.

Prof. Dr. M.M. [wifucg]

....thank you very much for your hard work! As always, it now reads much better.

H.W. Institut für Internationale Architekturdokumentation GmbH & Co. KG

Thank you very much for always being willing to help us out and for thinking about the texts you're translating – it's a pleasure to work with you.

M.S. Allgäu Airport GmbH & Co. KG

As we're very happy with the translations you've done for us so far, we would very much like to continue using you.

A.S. Druckerei und Verlagsanstalt "Bayerland" GmbH

Thank you very much for your work and for the – as always – fantastic cooperation.

About me

  • Born and raised in Wales, UK

  • Lived in Germany for 7 years and spend 1-2 months in Germany/Austria/Switzerland each year

  • BSc (Econ) - London School of Economics

  • Diploma in Import/Export Management - London City College

  • Dip.Trans.IoL - Chartered Institute of Linguists

  • Full-time freelance translator since 2003

  • Euro prices and Eurozone bank account


Tel: 00 44 7999 117098

Fax: 00 49 894 416 106 579

skype: dmselway

e-Mail: dm@selway.org

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