About Us

CPS Language Services Ltd was founded in England in 2000 and is managed by Catia Pinca-Smith, a professional freelance Italian conference interpreter and translator specialising in Italian, English and German. After obtaining a Master’s degree in simultaneous interpretation and translation in English and German from the University of Innsbruck, Catia has been working as a freelance translator and interpreter since 1985.

Catia started her career in Austria whilst at University and subsequently moved to the U.K. in 1987 where she has worked for a wide range of organisations including EU agencies, ministries and government departments, broadcasters, multinational companies, English courts, legal practices, insurance companies, the Police and numerous SMEs.

A fully qualified, highly experienced simultaneous translator and interpreter, Catia is also a member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (ITI) and the Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL).

Working alongside a team of translation experts, Catia delivers fast, highly effective and seamlessly managed translation and interpreting services to satisfied clients.

For more information about Catia’s qualifications, expertise and membership of professional associations, click here to read about her Professional Experience.