Name: Mohamed El Fateh Shareef
Role: Professional freelance translator since 1980, Arabic to English and vise versa.
Rate: $0.06/word or $22/hour, productivity over 5000 words per day,
v Native language: Arabic
v Country of residence: UAE
v Professional career: English-Arabic-English Freelance translator covering almost all fields
v CAT Tools used:
§ SD Trados (trained but not yet licensed)
§ Holding MBA (Finance) UK 2000
§ Accredited by SmartCAT as an approved Senior Translator
§ Diploma in translation from D. College London
§ Currently enrolled for Certified Translator Profession (CTP) certificate
v Experience: Over 20 years
v Field of specialization and actual experience:
§ All Business Fields , Finance, Accounting, Economics, Banking and Investment, Insurance: Successfully translated many topics in this field of specialization both from English to Arabic and vise versa.
§ Law and legal subjects: Since 1980- Translated the Federal (UAE) Law No (1) 1979 for industry Affairs. Since 1983- Contributed in translating the Federal Law (UAE) for Standard Specifications. Covering civil, criminal, social laws, regulations in the UAE, pleadings, lawsuits, arbitration, contract agreements, agency and distributorship agreements, Powers of Attorney, partnership agreements and Memorandum of Associations , Marriage certificates . Translated many regulations in different aspects related to international organizations (WIPO, UNIDO, ISO etc...)
§ Technical , Construction, Real estate: Gained vast experience in translating real estate Sale and Purchase agreement, building contracts and subcontracts, Bill of quantities, technical specifications, general and particular conditions. Including, FEDIK volumes and tender documents.
§ Agriculture, Food and drinks and Industry: My career as a financial analyst and then technical advisor for famous investment organizations both in Sudan and UAE. I translated many feasibility studies, reports and conducted vast research in agriculture, food and drink (F&B) both to and from English/ Arabic.
§ Tourism and travel, Luxury items, Recreation: In 2016, I have successfully translated all the literature books related to Ajman Tourism and Marketing department.
§ Information technology: Professional active translator during the last few decades when IT flourished to cover almost all fields. With successful contributions assisting many government and private organization in translating websites and applications ( Fujairah Government (UAE) website, mobile company applications).