lingvia translations

about us

Lingvia Translations is a privately owned, VAT registered translation agency based in Vaasa, Finland. The agency was founded in 2007 by Hanna Mäkipää.


Hanna Mäkipää is a Master of Arts graduate from Vaasa University where she studied languages and translation. She has also studied developmental psychology and music. After receiving her degree, she has worked as a translator at the translation agency Samtext Finland in Helsinki, at the European Parliament in Luxembourg and as a freelance translator. Before becoming a full time translator, she was also a language teacher and a researcher.


Lingvia Translations always aspire to deliver high quality texts, quickly and efficiently. Our goal is to keep you satisfied with our work and exceed your expectations.


Lingvia Translations is a member of the Finnish Association of Translators and Interpreters (Suomen kääntäjien ja tulkkien liitto - Finlands översättar- och tolkförbund ry.).