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Professional Experience
Upon completion of my apprenticeship I worked in Singapore for 8 years at:

Birkart SEA Pte Ltd (freight forwarder) as an import and shipping clerk

Jacobs Suchard Asia Pte Ltd as head of logistics (launching of the Milka/Toblerone brands in Singapore)

When Jacobs Suchard was sold to Kraft General Foods, I was retrenched and started working at:

Robert Bosch SEA Pte Ltd as head of export/international shipping and local distribution

My key activities at all 3 companies were:

Logistics: import and export trade, international shipping documentation, world trade

Hydraulics/pneumatics: local sales, local distribution and order processing

Trade fairs: consulting services; product introduction, presentation and sales; catalogue design and layout; translating and interpreting

Since January 2000:

… I have been working as a freelance translator in Germany. I am very fond of travelling, and every year I make sure to visit an English-speaking country for a longer period of time.