David Smith

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David was born in the UK, and studied Physics and Astronomy at University College London, graduating in 1997. After this he lived in the China for almost a decade. During his stay in Beijing, David completed a graduate programme Civil Engineering. He then obtained a Master’s Degree in Technical Translation at Imperial College London.

Since graduating David has worked full-time as a freelance translator focusing on technical translations from Chinese to English. David is a member of the Institute of Linguists and of the Institute of Translators and Interpreters. He enjoys combining his two main passions – engineering and Chinese language – for his work.  Click here for an extended CV.

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