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    There is no rule on how to write. Sometimes it comes easily and perfectly; sometimes it's like drilling rock and then blasting it out with charges.
    Ernest Hemingway

     

    About me

    - Flexible and attentive to detail, going the extra mile...

    - Creator of and brainstormer for events on wine&food and translation

    - President of AITI Toscana

    - #Words&Wine, #WordsattheWinery, etc

    Work with me

    Translation - Proofreading

    Interpreting

    Editing

    Social Media Manager

    Need help with setting up your Twitter or Instagram account? Content creation for your blog or other documents? Contact me!

    Legal Translation

    Legal documents and EU texts

    Approved EU translator

    Technical Translation

    Clients:

    Fast Design, Bologna

    TAV S.p.A., Bergamo

    Righi Elettroservizi S.p.A., Forli-Cesena

    Fattoria Ramerino, Bagno a Ripoli - translation of website

    Sports Translation

    Football translator

    WRC - world rally articles

     

    Translators' Associations

    Member of AITI

    Member of SFÖ;

    Sommelier, member of Fisar

  • Summary of Experience as a Translator

    Freelance translator since 2002 - EN, ITA> SV

    General
    Freelance translator since 2002 - EN, ITA>SV
    Lecturer in Modern History at Halmstad University, Sweden, 2006-2008
    Lecturer in Modern History, Boston University, Padova, 2005

     

    Recent jobs

    November 2015 - Appointed editor of the wine article section on the website www.fisar-firenze.it, for the local sommelier association Fisar Firenze of which I am a member.

     

    November 2015 - Football translation and interpreting at the Europe League match Napoli - FC Midtjylland. The match was played at the San Paolo stadium, Naples.

     

    December 2014 - Texts for a Tattoo Magazine, via Andrea Palmieri and 3tini Editore.

     

    November 2014 - Technical manual for Tav S.p.A, Bergamo.

     

    September 2014 - Simultaneous interpreting at an internation trade union forum within the multinational Tarkett France, in Narni, Umbria. From English to Swedish. Client: Tarkett SpA, Narni Scalo.

     

    September 2014 - at the Champions League match between Juventus and Malmö FF, Turin. Consecutive and simultaneous interpreter, Italian/English to Swedish and vice versa. Clark Football Languages, London.

     

    September 2014 - Commercial contract via Just Legal Services srl, Milano.

     

    July/August 2014 - Translation of a marketing text for a multinational Danish toy manufacturer - via Atlas Translations, London

     

    August 2014 - Translations for the European Commission via Intertranslations, Greece

     

    July 2014 - A technical manual for Tav S.p.A, Bergamo

     

    March 2014 - Translation of a technical manual for a low voltage switchgear, MULTISYSTEM MS-PC - Righi Elettroservizi S.p.A

     

     

    Specialization
    Legal, EU texts, technical manuals, sport, tourism, enogastronomy, etc.

     

    Sport jobs

    September 2014 - At the Champions League match between Juventus and Malmö FF, Turin. Consecutive and simultaneous interpreter, Italian/English to Swedish and vice versa. Clark Football Languages, London.

     

    October 2012 - Consecutive interpreter at the U21 match between Italy and Sweden in Pescara. Qualification match for the U21 European Championships. Clark Football Languages, London.

     

    June 2012 - Translator of press material, interviews and press conferences during EURO 2012. Specifically translations from SV, IT>EN. Clark Football Languages, London.

     

    January 2011 - Consecutive interpreter at a meeting between the Italian and Swedish Football Federations. Specifically a board meeting between the two federations in Rome. Through Clark Football Languages, London.

     

    Sept. 2010 - Consecutive interpreter at the qualification match Italy-Faeroe Islands, 7 September 2010. Press conferences with national coaches Cesare Prandelli and Brian Kerr. Clark Football Languages, London.

     

    Nov. 2009 - Consecutive interpreter at the friendly football match between Italy and Sweden, on November 18, 2009. Press conferences with the national coaches Marcello Lippi and Erik Hamrén after the match. Clark Football Languages, London.

     

    EU and Legal
    - Translation of technical regulations within the framework of Directive 98/34/EC for DG-Enterprise.
    - Translation within the framework of DG Trad.
    - Translation within the framework of the European Parliament, via two different translation agencies, during 2005-2007 and 2011.
    - Translation of legal documents (contracts, judicial records etc.).

     

    General translation jobs

    May 2014 - An update of latest news for FD Fast Design's website in Swedish - FD Fast Design, Bologna - Torino - Malmö - via Kinetica srl, Bologna

    Recent events

    October 2014 - creation and co-organization of the seminar Words at the Winery, for AITI Campania, at the winery Feudi di San Gregorio, Avellino, Campania. See http://bit.ly/WordsattheWineryatFeudi

     

    June 2014 - creation and co-organization of the seminar Words at the Winery, for AITI Toscana, at the winery Il Borro, close to Arezzo. See http://bit.ly/AITIBorro

     

    Last year - an idea to and helping Fisar Firenze to organize the seminar Words & Wine, Florence, at the hotel Michelangelo. See http://tradurretranslateblog.wordpress.com/2013/11/10/the-happy-marriage-between-sommeliers-and-translators-words-wine/

  • Past and Present Working Experience

    Florence

    Freelance translator Jun 2002 - Present

    Translator and Language Consultant

    Legal

    Added Value Services

    Sports Translations

    Tourism, wine and food

    Technical manuals and data sheets

     

     

    Halmstad University, Sweden

    Lecturer of Modern European History Jan 2006 - Apr 2008

     

    Gruppo Autostrade, Infoblu S.p.A.

    Language Consultant, 2005

    Help with translations into English and general language
    assistance

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    Champions League
    Juventus

  • WHAT I BELIEVE IN

    Be the change you want to see in the world.

  • Gallery

    A collage of photos from work related events

    A collage of photos from work related events

    Press conference from 2010 - from UEFA EURO qualification match

    Brian Kerr, Faeroe Island's national football coach, and

    Cesare Prandelli, Italy's national football coach

     

    Words&Wine - mini course on wine tasting terminology and oenology, etc.

     

    A collage of photos from work related events

    Collage

    A collage of photos from work related events

    #WordsattheWinery #Words&Wine

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    A collage of photos from work related events

    #smallvillagepicture

    A collage of photos from work related events

  • Education

    European University Institute, Florence

    History, Ph.D. 1998 - 2004

    Nationalism and political rituals in 19th century Europe etc.

  • Let's Chat!

    ricasoli99@gmail.com

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