As our principal in-house translator, María Paz has specialised in the field of technical translations for the past 27 years. She has a Science degree from Madrid University and Postgraduate studies in Commerce (Tourism and Marketing) from Lincoln University, New Zealand. With qualifications in Technical Translation (Institute of Linguists, UK) and Adult Teaching (Christchurch College of Education, NZ) as well as the corresponding accreditations to work as a translator in Australia and New Zealand, means that she is well placed to offer clients a professional service in technical translation and Spanish language teaching.
- Member of the New Zealand Society of Translators and Interpreters (In both language directions, Spanish-English and English-Spanish).
- NAATI accredited (National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters - Australia).
- NZQA recommended (New Zealand Qualifications Authority), an 'Authorised Translator' of overseas driver licences for the New Zealand Transport Agency and an approved translation service provider to the New Zealand Citizenship Office.