German and English Language Services
Translation • Editing • Texting • Consulting

Because two minds think better than one

trans|k is a small translation and language consulting company. Working as a team we combine our respective skills and fields of expertise. Two pairs of minds make lighter work of tricky texts and two pairs of eyes help avoid mistakes. Here’s who we are:

Dominik Kreuzer

Dominik, owner of trans|k, has been working as technical translator and proofreader since 1995. Born in Austria, he lived in the UK for 21 years after moving there as a child. He is native-speaker of both English and German.

Qualifications and experience

  • B.Eng. (Hons) in Manufacturing Systems Engineering
  • Qualified member (MITI) of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting ITI
  • RSA/UCLES certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)
  • Project engineer for mechanical engineering and software development at Imperial Tobacco Limited, Bristol
  • Member of the European Association for Technical Communication tekom

Personal interests

  • Music (trumpet, trombone, bass, voice)
  • Photography
  • Taiji & Qigong

Antonia Zangger

Antonia’ professional activities are many and varied: A singer, music teacher, dramatic adviser and PR writer, she founded a music association and produces operas and concerts. Since 2013 Antonia is also translating, texting and editing at trans|k and is currently completing a translation course at degree level.

Qualifications and experience

  • Diploma in Early Music
  • MA Applied Musicology
  • Certified cultural manager, among others for AIMS Graz (American Institute of Musical Studies)
  • Production of operas and concerts
  • Dramatic adviser, PR and writing for various institutes, theatres and associations
  • Founder and Chair of Junge Musikschaffende – an association supporting young musicians
  • Founder of the opera project wander*oper*graz

Personal interests

  • Travel
  • Dancing