Effective communication is the key to every successful project, and it is at the heart of respectful collaboration.
We are a network of language service specialists offering a high level of professionalism:
Professional training & specialisation
Every member of our network has built up expertise through demanding professional training. You don't want unexceptional solutions? Nor do we. We select our specialists carefully on the basis of specialist areas of expertise, to create the right tailored solution for you.
How does the saying go? Pick a profession you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. We are passionate about what we do, and we are here to support you. Just give us a call and we can organise the rest. Your success is our success!
Our work is inspired by respect for our customers and colleagues, and also by respect for the environment and society. We are committed to many projects in the field of sustainability and social justice.
Discretion is a vital part of our work. Confidential content is always handled confidentially, because trust is the cornerstone of all forms of collaboration. We give you our word!
Regular further training
Even if we have a broad knowledge, we still always want to develop and improve within our sector. Thanks to professional further training and a healthy dose of curiosity, we stay right up to date.
We know that the success of a project depends on the motivation and expertise of each individual. We see ourselves as a part of a team, made up of our customers, our colleagues, our technical partners, and the people whose content we interpret, translate, or create.
ERBEN Language Services International is headed by Sophia Erben. She works as a conference interpreter in the language combinations German <> English, German <> Spanish and French > German. She is also a specialist translator and voice-over artist. Following her BA in Intercultural Communication and Ethnology she completed the European Masters in Conference Interpreting (EMCI) at the University of La Laguna in Spain. Sophia Erben is a sworn interpreter and a member of the German professional association for conference interpreters, VKD im BDÜ e.V., where she is also active as a mentor in the newcomers’ programme.
She has extensive international experience, as well as a personal link with various different cultures. She has lived and worked in Germany, New Zealand, Spain, France, Greece and Bolivia.