Welcome to A.C. Gibbs Translations

Freelance translator since 1996

I am Alison Gibbs and started A.C. Gibbs Translations in 1996, after a degree in Modern Languages from Oxford University, a postgraduate diploma in translating/interpreting and a 10-year career at banks in the UK and Netherlands. For more information on my educational qualifications and professional experience, see Profile.


Dutch and German into English

I translate from Dutch and German into English (native speaker), and edit and proofread academic and other texts in English. I also offer sworn translations in these language combinations.


Specialisation: Financial, Legal and HRM

Translations, editing and proofreading in the following areas:


  • Tax
  • Banking
  • Pensions
  • Economics
  • Insurance


Legal (national and EU)

  • Civil and administrative law
  • Tax law
  • Contract law



  • Recruitment and selection
  • Employment relationships


For more examples of assignments, see Clients.