Kevin N Martley

Kevin N. Martley


Dutch > English translations, English copywriting & editing


22 years


Born and bred in Cape Town, South Africa. Studied Speech & Drama at the University of Cape Town (BA), qualified as performing arts teacher at Trinity College London (Associate/Licentiate). Passed the halfway mark in years lived in the Netherlands vs. abroad.

Areas of expertise

Aviation, construction, transport & logistics, ICT, internal/external communications, technical & creative.

Priceless error

Translated the Dutch for ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ in an entertainment programme as ‘Fiddle on the Roof’ – thanks for spotting that Dave!

Lost in translation

Look for the ‘fire tower’ Gabriel.

If things had worked out differently?

Hollywood would have been one celebrity richer. But who knows, it ain’t over!