In the 1990s my clients were located in North Karelia and other parts of Eastern Finland. Nowadays, thanks to the Internet, I have clients from all over Finland, the EU countries, and North America.
I have translated promotional and other material for commercial enterprises such as Koli Travel, KoliCarelia, Future Freetime, Niinilahden Lomamajat Hotel, and Eräkeskus Wilderness Lodge and Huskyfarm. Other clients include public corporations and organisations, such as the City of Joensuu, the City of Lieksa, the Regional Council of North Karelia, the Municipality of Tohmajärvi, the Health Care District of North Karelia, the North Karelia Centre for the Environment, the North Karelia Mediation Office, the Finnish Maritime Administration, North Karelia College Outokumpu, Savonlinna Christian Institute, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Federation of Evangelical Lutheran Parishes in Joensuu, Welcome Office Kokkola, Kataja Basket basketball team, International Solidarity Foundation, the Foundation of the Finnish Orthodox Cultural Centre, Active Jobseekers, Joensuu City Centre Association.
My clients for the authorised translation of official and legal documents, such as certificates, wills, marital agreements and court decisions, are generally private individuals. I have also done such work for law firms, legal aid offices, prosecutor’s offices, courts of law, and various businesses which require authorised translations of such documents as contracts, financial statements and memoranda of association.
My academic clients comprise scholars and scientists working in the fields of classical philology, jurisprudence, psychology, sociology, social policy, education, information technology, health sciences, forestry, plant biology, consumer research, and futures studies. The institutions to which they belong include the University of Joensuu, the University of Kuopio, the University of Oulu, the University of Lapland, the University of Helsinki, Helsinki School of Economics, the University of Eastern Finland, the University of Tromsø, Zhejiang University, Oslo National Academy of the Arts, North Karelia Polytechnic, the Consumer Research Centre, the Finnish Forest Research Institute, and the Finnish Meteorological Institute.
My principal clients for consecutive interpretation have been the law courts of Eastern Finland, law firms, and Eastern Finland Police. Others include the City of Joensuu, the Regional Council of North Karelia, North Karelia Mediation Office, and Save the Children Finland.