About us

Waterstone Translations is a leading provider of professional Chinese translation services. Headquartered in Shanghai, we have successfully looked after the translation needs of multinational companies, law firms and Fortune 500 companies around the world. Specializing in legal, marketing and technical translations, our services are offered to companies of all sizes.

Our Chinese translation company takes great pride in going the extra mile, whether its delivering translations to you a day early, or its reporting to you any factual inaccuracies in the source document. It’s in our DNA to be perfect.

Years of dedicated hard work from our team of translators, interpreters, Project Managers and many other subject-matter experts have made our professional Chinese translation services a trusted choice for many companies.


What Puts Us Ahead?

  • Culturally Aware

    Over many years, our Chinese translation agency has become the trusted choice of many companies. This is because our translators possess and utilize their strong sense of cultural awareness to deliver effective translations that resonates strongly with the target market.

  • Systematic Quality Assurance Systems

    Before any translation work is allowed to be sent to a client, our team of experts reviews the translations for silly errors and typos. Our team also performs the appropriate “sanity” checks to ensure that we continue to offer the finest English to Chinese translation services. On any occasions that we overlook mistakes, our priority is to urgently make it right as soon as possible.

  • Our Growth Is Organic

    The excellence of our English to Chinese translation services has attracted clients all over the world. Our Quality Assurance systems have proven effective in ensuring that our clients stay on our client list. It is for this reason that our translation company has grown organically year on year. In fact, approximately 5% of our new clients are referred to us by existing clients!

  • Professional Translation Services

    Our Chinese translation company believes that the quality of our translations starts with the quality of our translators. We have therefore developed a screening process that ensures that we only recruit highly skilled translators that adds value to our Mandarin translation services. To be a member of our translation team, a translator will have completed a relevant degree, passed our rigorous testing and they must also be a member of one of the internationally recognized professional translation bodies.

  • Confidentiality Promise

    Our Chinese translation agency promises to protect your confidential information. As a leading Chinese translation agency, we sign confidentiality agreements with all our translators and we would happily sign a non-disclosure with you also. In addition, through our secure servers, only those assigned with the project can have access to the relevant materials.

Our Professional Translation Services

Our Chinese translation company offers professional translation services and interpretation services for all your requirements.

List of languages

Waterstone Translations offers professional translation services in over 50 languages. Our most commonly requested languages include:



Legal Agreement

37,000 words

English to Chinese

4 working days


181 Company Policies

55,000 words

English to Chinese

1 month


3 Lease Agreements

25,000 words

Chinese to English

4 working days


5 User Manuals

61,000 words

English to Japanese, French, Spanish, Italian and German

8 working days



8,000 words

English to Arabic

3 working days


Technical Document

11,000 words

English to Chinese

3 working days


Financial newsletters

5,000 words

English to Spanish French, Italian, German, Japanese and Korean

3 working days



54,000 words

English to Thai, Vietnamese, Korean, Simplified and Traditional Chinese

10 working days


Website Translation

180,000 words

English to German, French, Spanish and Italian

16 working days


Press release

3,000 words

English to Chinese, Thai, Japanese, Korean

3 working days


Website Translation

25,000 words

English to Greek, Danish and Swedish

6 working days


Legal Documents

200,000 words

English to Simplified Chinese

5 working days


Marketing Brochure

4,000 words

English to Chinese

2 working days


Interpretation Internal Audit at Shanghai office

English to Chinese

2 weeks


Audio Translations

Market research audio tapes



Beijing office visiting London head office

3 days

Our Team




Managing Director


Chief Operating Officer


Head of Business Development


Finance Director


Senior Account Manager


HR Manager


Project Manager


Project Manager


We are constantly on the lookout for exceptional language professionals to join our translation company.

Position: Freelance Translator


  • Bachelor’s degree or above preferably in translation
  • TEM-8 or Advanced Interpretation Certificate holder (China)
  • Strong ability to use languages
  • A member of an internationally recognized professional translation body.

Position: Freelance Interpreter


  • Bachelors degree or above preferably in interpretation
  • TEM-8 and Advanced Interpretation Certificate holder (China)
  • Able to speak clearly with no accent.
  • For Conference Interpretation roles, please provide at least 3 professional references.
  • If you think you have the skills set outlined above, please send over your CV and copy of certificates to: cv@waterstonetranslations.com
  • If you are shortlisted, we will contact you either by email or phone to arrange an Skype interview.
  • If you pass the interview, we will sign a collaboration agreement and NDA with you.

Contact Us

Shanghai Head Office

25F, Wheelock Square, 1717 West Nanjing Road, Jing'an District, Shanghai,200040
Tel: +86 21 6224 3798