Japanese Interpreting Services

Deddy Effendy is a Professional Japanese Interpreter. He speaks Japanese language since 2006 and already passed the N1 certification for Japanese proficiency since 2010. He currently provides interpretation in 3 pairs of languages :

  • Japanese <-> Indonesia (and vice versa).
  • Japanese <-> English (and vice versa).
  • English <-> Indonesia (and vice versa).

Language Certifications :

  • Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) Level 1 (N1) in July 2010.
  • Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) score: 905 points in 2006.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score: 580 points in 2006.

Providing services to both Government and Private Corporation in Consecutive, Simultaneous and Whispering style of interpreting, he provides interpreting support for Board of Director Meeting, Seminar Event, Product Launching, Company’s Opening Ceremony, Press Conference, Business Matching meeting, Commercial Shooting, Voice Talent for TV etc.

Some of his satisfied clients are Daihatsu, Toyota, Honda, Yamaha, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Otsuka, Asahi, JTB, ItoEn, Dentsu, Denso, Manulife, Inpex, Omron, Hitachi, Facebook, DBS Bank, Citibank etc.

For Governmental clients he also provided support to Vice President of Republic of Indonesia, Minister of METI Japan, various Indonesian Government Bureau, various Japanese Artist and Musician etc.

To see his performance, here is the video where Deddy Effendy provided interpretation support to a Professor from Japan regarding “Transit Oriented Development & Smart City” in front of Jakarta’s Governor Mr Ahok and Bandung’s Mayor Mr Ridwan Kamil in the house of Japanese Ambassador.

*Video of Deddy Effendy Interpreting in Consecutive Style from Japanese to English.

Here is the Photo that was taken after the seminar.


Order from left to right : MC, Jakarta’s Governor (Mr AHOK), EO guy, Deddy Effendy.

Professional Fee depends on the type, scale, length and content of the event itself but here are the minimum charges :

  • Consecutive Service Starts from $250.
    The speaker stops every sentences or paragraph, then the interpreter steps in.
    Ex : Meeting, Training, Speech.
  • Simultaneous Service Starts from $450.
    The speaker doesn’t need to stop while the interpreter will simultaneously give interpretation inside the booth with headset.
    Ex : Press Conference, Speech.
  • Whispering Service Starts from $350.
    Interpreter will be standing beside the client and whispering interpretation semi simultaneously while listening to other speaker. In this case, the client is not the speaker.
    Ex : when Japanese want to attend seminar that is held by Indonesian Speaker with Indonesian Language.

To make inquiry to Deddy Effendy, you could email directly to info[at]deddyeffendy[dot]com or you could just fill out the form HERE.