Mette I. Gudevold

from French, English, Swedish and Danish

to Norwegian

Mette I. Gudevold

+ 47 928 24 293


Whether translating or writing, Mette’s main goal is always to provide well-formulated texts of the highest quality. Her long experience in the field has given her a strong understanding of what it takes to be a professional translator.



  • French studies at the University of Lyon II, France (1977-1978)
  • B.A. degree, University of Agder (1978-1982), with studies in technical translation (French) and public administration
  • Part-time studies in journalism at Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (2002-2003)


Work experience

  • General manager and co-owner of Apropos Translatørbyrå AS (1983-2005)
  • Staff translator, Amesto Translations AS (2005-2010)
  • Freelance journalist and translator (fiction and nonfiction) (2010-2015)
  • Temporary assignment as text auditor at the Unit for EEA Translations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2015-2017)
  • Freelance translator/writer, MG Translation AS (2017-



  • Norwegian mother tongue
  • Government Authorized Translator, French-Norwegian (2008)
  • Translates from French, English, Swedish and Danish into Norwegian
  • Special fields: law, EU legislation, HSE, business, finance, technical manuals, science, tourism, communication and culture


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