A local approach, a global reach.

Transpose was founded in 1967 by Philippe Gilead, who was then the Chief Translator & Interpreter for the United Nations and the European Commission. For over 55 years, we have been adapting our services to meet your needs, whether you are a local startup or a multinational corporation. Our team accompanies you at every step of the process, ensuring that you can perfectly convey your message. At Transpose, we do much more than just translate words: we elevate your messages and goals by eliminating linguistic and cultural barriers, connecting you to the entire world.


Transpose is founded by Philippe Gilead, Chief Translator & Interpreter for the United Nations and later at the European Commission.

ISO Certified

Transpose becomes the first ISO-certified translation agency in Switzerland.


Transpose adopts the first computer-assisted translation technologies and obtains two additional ISO certifications: 17100 and 18587.

Artificial Intelligence

Transpose celebrates its 55th anniversary and embraces artificial intelligence assistance while maintaining its commitment to quality, security, and customer satisfaction.

Certifications and Partnerships

We are ISO 17100 and ISO 18587 certified for our translation quality, demonstrating our commitment to excellence. We are proud to be members of the three largest industry players: the European Language Industry Association, the Association of Translation Companies, and the Institute of Translation & Interpreting. We uphold their standards of excellence, quality, and confidentiality.

ISO 17100 ISO 18587 European Language Industry Association Association of Translation Companies Institute of Translation & Interpreting

Our Team & Customer Service

At Transpose, our strength lies in our dedicated and passionate team of industry specialists. Each team member brings a wealth of knowledge, expertise, and deep understanding of their respective fields, which is critical in providing you with the most precise translations. These professionals are not just translators; they are medical experts, legal consultants, financial analysts, IT professionals, and more. Their insight goes beyond mere translation – they ensure that every document is accurate, compliant, and resonates with your target audience. What's more, our team is backed by robust customer service values. We understand that each client is unique, with distinct requirements. As a result, we prioritize personalized services, focusing on your specific needs and concerns. We strive to make your experience with Transpose smooth, efficient, and productive, from the moment you request a quote to the delivery of your translated documents. Our team is always ready to answer your questions, address your concerns, and guide you through our process. At Transpose, our commitment is to ensure your complete satisfaction and success in your global communication goals. Over 100 skilled translators have become a part of the expansive Transpose network.

Over 100 skilled translators have become a part of the expansive Transpose network.