"Claire worked under my supervision as Translator and Reviser for the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) in June 2015. She supported the English to French translation of the Skills Assessment for National Adaptation Planning: How Countries Can Identify the Gap. Claire proved to be a very professional, diligent and dependable team worker. She demonstrated a sound command of both English and French languages and she managed to translate a text of great complexity and technical nature by maintaining good standard of consistency and faithfulness to the style and nuances of the original piece."
— Ilaria Gallo, Climate Change Specialist, United Nations Institute for Training and Research, Geneva, Switzerland - July 2015
"Claire’s translations from English to French were very clear and accurate, having a good sense of flow: they read as if the text had originally been written in French."
— Jùlio Reis, Webmaster, A Rocha, London, United Kingdom - June 2015
"We hired Claire to help us correct the spelling and grammar of our guide book. She did a brilliant job by showing us where the mistakes were made and it was up to us the accept the changes or not. She completed the job before the deadline. We will definitely use Claire again."
— Stéphane Courtine, Managing Director, DetourNZ, Auckland, New Zealand - August 2014
"Although Claire is a relatively new member of our team, the
quality of her work has allowed us to utilise her skill set for
some large projects for some of our most important clients. We
always find her very professional in her dealings with us, and in
addition to her work being of a consistently high quality, we have always found her to be punctual with regards to deadlines and responsive to our queries. We look forward to continuing to work with her."
— Omer Ghaffar, Senior Project Manager, Prime Production Ltd, London, United Kingdom - February 2017
"Well-spoken professional translator, Claire offered an efficient, detailed and high quality translation service that I would highly recommend."
— Claire Thiveyrat, Independent Marketing Consultant and Strategy specialist, Auckland, New Zealand - October 2015
"Claire translated a number of legal documents from English to French for me. She was easy to communicate with, prompt to reply to my emails and efficient in completing the translations. I would highly recommend her."
— Frances Cross, Health and Physical Education Teacher, Westlake Girls High School, Auckland, New Zealand - April 2017
"Claire helped us with translation of interactive learning resources from English into French and was wonderful to work with. She was very professional, communicated clearly and promptly, went out of her way to help us as we set up a new team of linguists, and delivered quality work that exceeded our expectations. We look forward to continuing to work with Claire in the future!"
— Emma Kim, Managing Director, Ruah Languages, Hiroshima, Japan - May 2017
"Claire translated a complex, technical Government tender document for us. In addition to a “standard” translation, Claire helped us understand the subtle tender requirements and added value by contributing proposal presentation ideas to improve the chance of success. Claire responded very quickly to the job and each subsequent request for help. I have no hesitation in recommending her."
— Chris Todd, Managing Director, Parkland Products Ltd, New-Zealand - February 2019
" I had the chance to hire Claire for a translation project and she provided a high quality and efficient work. She is punctual and very reliable, I recommend her without hesitation."
— Eulalie Guillaume, Environmental Policy Analyst, Elements Software, London, United Kingdom -
" It was a pleasure working with Claire, the translation of French documents was accepted by the New Zealand banks, which allowed our mutual client to buy his first home. Thanks for the good work Claire."
— Neil Chauhan, Director and Owner, 360 Financial Services Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand - March 2018
"Claire translated a market linkages guide from English into French, so that our staff and partners in West Africa could use it in planning programs with community groups. Claire asked all the right questions to frame the translation of this document for clear understanding and effective use by our staff. She was prompt in all her communication and completed the project on time. We will definitely keep Select French Translations in mind for our future translation work."
— Laura Snoeyink Musoke, Staff Developer, World Renew, United States - April 2018
"Claire has just completed a very technical corporate English to French translation for us involving Fuels & Lubricants in record time. Highly recommend her professional and impeccable work. We will definitely be using Claire's expert services for all future translations."
— Nisa Solipo, Senior Account Manager, DDB Advertising, Auckland, New Zealand - May 2018
"I highly recommend Claire, as a very responsible individual, who takes great pride in what she does. As a capable translator she is very organised, autonomous and reliable; a pleasure to work with."
— Emilian Candrea, Training, United Nations Institute for Training and Research, Geneva, Switzerland -
" I have been very pleased with Claire’s work. All the documents I requested for translation from English to French have been done professionally and with great care. I received them by return of mail and e-mail on time and so managed to forward them to the necessary official offices. I would be very pleased to use Claire at any time should I need any more documents translated from English to French. Thank you Claire."
— Karen Sumner, Private Client, Te Aroha, New Zealand - December 2018
"On this occasion, I would like to thank Claire very much for the smooth and professional collaboration as well as the quality delivery."
— Giuliano Montanari, Green Development and Climate Change, United Nations Institute for Training and Research, Geneva, Switzerland - November 2017
"Merci beaucoup for all your help with the tender for Tahiti. We certainly could not have completed without your help!"
— Tracey Christiansen, Executive Assistant, Parkland Products Ltd, New-Zealand - February 2019