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Frankfurt interpreters

Heike Makowski is a conference interpreter for English and German working in close cooperation with interpreter colleagues of various fields of specialization. Her professional domicile is in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.


We interpret at a wide variety of events, ranging from supervisory board meetings and AGMs, conferences and symposia, court trials and arbitration proceedings, to staff training classes and marketing events.

We provide simultaneous and consecutive interpretation in areas as diverse as legal affairs, economics, finance, technology, medicine and pharmacy. Fields of expertise include automotive and mechanical engineering, IT, logistics and civil engineering.

Clients include global corporations as well as German domestic players with an international footprint, such as the German Federal Office for Building and Regional Planning (BBR), the Passive House Institute (PHI), the German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association (ZVEI), the German Bishops’ Conference, the University of Würzburg and the Sankt Georgen Graduate School of Philosophy and Theology.

Heike Makowski, graduate interpreter

Heike Makowski

Heike Makowski, graduate interpreter, studied translation and interpretation at the University of Heidelberg, Germany, and Dublin City University, Ireland. She is a member of the German Association of Conference Interpreters (VKD) and a sworn interpreter of the English language for the courts and notaries public in the state of Hesse, Germany.

Heike has interpreted for high-level policymakers, church dignitaries, business representatives and celebrities, such as Dr. Josef Ackermann, CEO of Deutsche Bank; Kofi Annan, Secretary-General of the United Nations; Prof. Dr. Peter Bofinger, economist; Dr. Reto Francioni, CEO of Deutsche Börse AG; Paula Hawkins, bestselling novelist; Timotheus Höttges, CEO of Deutsche Telekom; Max Hollein, director of Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt and Städel Museum; Liz Hurley, actress and model; Al Jarreau, singer and musician; H. E. Wepke Kingma, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands; Guido Maria Kretschmer, fashion designer; Sabine Lautenschläger, member of the ECB’s Executive Board; His Eminence Karl Cardinal Lehmann, Chairman of the German Bishops‘ Conference; Annie Leibovitz, portrait photographer; Sylvie Meis, TV celebrity and model; Thomas Rodermann, CEO of UBS Germany; Dr. Thomas J. Sargent, U.S. economist, winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences; Dr. Wolfgang Schäuble, German Federal Minister of Finance; Gerhard Schröder, Federal Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany; Zeruya Shalev, bestselling novelist; Dr. Jens Weidmann, President of the German Federal Bank; Sarah Wiener, celebrity chef and book author.


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Frankfurt interpreters

Heike Makowski

Conference interpreter

Professional domicile
Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Member of the German Association of Conference Interpreters

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Heike Makowski
Friedrichsring 51
63069 Offenbach


Phone: +49 (0) 69-838.323.61
Fax: +49 (0) 69-838.323.62

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