Your Zurich-based translation office for multilingual communications with Swiss quality

Translations make up a large part of our work, but our portfolio also includes other services designed to facilitate multilingual communication. As a well-established, full-service provider based in the Zurich area, we offer high-quality solutions in the following areas:

  • Translations
    In many subject areas and languages: From printed text to web content, as a respected translation company we can take care of all of your translation needs. We can also provide notarised translations.
  • Interpreting
    We offer a range of interpreting options and the related technology, to suit your specific requirements.
  • Proofreading/Editing
    We can give your texts the finishing touch to ensure perfect grammar, structure and consistency.
  • Copy-editing/Writing service
    Our linguistic experts will transform your ideas, wishes and views into the perfect text.
  • Copywriting/Transcreation/SEO-optimised translations
    Experienced copywriters will make sure that your marketing content hits the right note, and use SEO to ensure it also appears in online searches.
  • Language and terminology management
    Perfect support for developing your corporate voice, combined with language process management.

We also offer post-editing of machine translations. Linguistic experts will check and tidy up the machine-translated text.

Regardless of the service you need, we can help you convey your message professionally in a range of cultural contexts. We offer a fast and efficient service for a fair price.

Why choose CB Multilingual

We know that finding a language services provider that meets your requirements exactly and also offers excellent value can be a real challenge. When you place your project with us you can rely on frictionless cooperation that produces high quality results at a fair price.

Here are 10 reasons that demonstrate that this is not simply an empty promise and reflect the commitment we bring to our work, day in and day out.

Long-standing experience

From the day we opened our interpreting and translation office in Zurich, we have made linguistic quality our primary objective. This is not simply an aim we set ourselves: we expect the same standards from all our translators, proofreaders, interpreters and copywriters.

Customer satisfaction

We have worked with a full range of customers, from well-known companies in Switzerland and abroad to NGOs and private individuals. We have always striven to live up to the confidence they place in us and that is reflected in their satisfaction with the service we deliver.

Collaboration with experts

We have established a broad network of tried-and-tested experts to meet the requirements of our customers. The native speakers in our team not only bring excellent linguistic skills, but also demonstrate a passion for the job and a commitment to continuing professional development to ensure their subject expertise is up to date.

Wide range of services

In addition to the access we give to a loyal, core team of experts, you will also benefit from the wide range of services that extend beyond those offered by traditional Swiss translation companies. You can rely on our in-depth knowledge of areas such as interpreting, copywriting, proofreading and more besides.

Precision and diligence

We take pride in delivering perfect results. Such high-quality output can only be guaranteed by sticking to our strict operating procedures and selecting the best resources for each task. We pay great attention to ensuring the local details and linguistic nuances of Switzerland and the other cultures that we serve are observed and correctly implemented.

Quality standards

We operate in accordance with the DIN EN 15038 quality standard and its international successor standards ISO 17100:2015 for translation services. In addition, our Managing Director Silvia Cerrella Bauer is an ASTTI-certified interpreter and terminologist, accredited as a translator and interpreter at the Supreme Court of the Canton of Zurich and has also been qualified as a Certified Terminology Manager (CTM) by the ECQA European Certification & Qualification Association.


Situations can often change rapidly. If your circumstances change, just let us know as soon as possible. We will be happy to find a solution that meets your requirements and implement this quickly and reliably thanks to our lean organisation and close network of experts.


Naturally, every inquiry, document and request you send us will be treated in the fullest confidence. In particular, documents and files containing sensitive information (for example legal or medical matters) are encrypted before transmission.

Professional commitment

Our managing director is a member of several professional associations:
• Board Member of ASTTI (Swiss association of translators, terminologists and interpreters) and the International Managers Group of the SKO (Swiss Management Organisation)
• Member of Swiss Label and the Deutsche Terminologie-Tag e.V.

Personal contact

Offering advice one-to-one and looking after our customers as individuals are extremely important to us. We take the time to speak to you and get to the bottom of what you need. As a result, we can produce an offer that meets your requirements perfectly and deliver results of the highest quality.

Whether you need a notarised translation for your wedding, want to update your website to attract new customers, add a final polish to the grammar and style of your company image brochure or prepare for a major, international conference, drop us a line. With our support you can be sure that your plans will bring you the desired rewards.

Our commitment

You can learn more about the work we do on behalf of our profession and our commitment to the language services sector here.