Marjolein Thickett

Marjolein Thickett is a freelance translator, editor and proofreader based in the UK.

She owns The Native Crowd and offers translation, editing and proofreading services. Marjolein translates from Dutch, German and Russian into English and specialises in sustainability, corporate communications, marketing and sports.


Marjolein can help you with:

Translating your book – Widen your audience. Don’t leave colleagues or friends and family out - translate your book, so that everyone can enjoy your work.

Copy editing – A line-by-line edit of your book. Checks for: flow, clarity, facts, repetitions, style.

Proofreading – Last chance saloon before your publish your book. Checks for: typos, spelling mistakes, grammar, layout.


Certifications & Accomplishments:

Marjolein won a Special Commendation in the Institute of Translation & Interpreting 2022 awards for Best Newcomer Freelancer.

Associate of the Institute of Translation & Interpreting

Associate of the Chartered Institute of Linguists

Committee member & Marketing Officer for the North West Translators’ Network, UK

Proofreading & copy editing, certified Sept 2020, One Education

HubSpot certified in SEO & Content Marketing

Carbon Literacy certified,


You can reach her at, on her website, or on LinkedIn (Marjolein Thickett, The Native Crowd).