Mr IP Wai Kwok, William (葉衛國先生)
BSocSc (CUHK)
MA (CUHK)

Adjunct Assistant Professor
School of Translation and Foreign Languages
Honorary Director, HSMC Business Translation Centre

Tel : (852) 3963 5544


Mr William Ip received his Master of Art degree in Computer-aided Translation and Bachelor of Social Science degree in Journalism from The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He also holds an advanced diploma in Simultaneous Interpretation from HKU SPACE, a certificate in Court Interpreting from the Vancouver Community College, Canada, and a certificate in Aircraft Maintenance - Avionics from the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
As the founder and managing director of a professional translation company, Mr Ip has accumulated over 30 years of experience in management and execution of various translation and editorial projects.
Before establishing his own company in 1996, Mr Ip was a group director for Hill and Knowlton Asia Limited, a leading international public relations consultancy. As head of the agency’s editorial department, he served a wide range of clients from various industries.
Mr Ip was President of Hong Kong Public Relations Professionals’ Association (2009-2012), member of the Mass Media Training Board, Vocational Training Council, Hong Kong (2008-2013). He is now life member of the PRPA and the Hong Kong Translation Society, and member of RTHK Programme Advisory Panel (2010-2016).

TopTranslation project involvement and management
  • Macao Yearbook (2002-present)
  • Policy Address of Chief Executive of Macao SAR (2002-present)
  • Our First Decade – a pictorial to commemorate the tenth anniversary of Macao SAR
  • Special publication to commemorate the 20 anniversary of Hong Kong Institution of Engineers – Building Services Division
  • On going and ad hoc translation projects for Audience Building Office of the LCSD, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence, Radio Television Hong Kong, Tung Wah Museum, West Kowloon Cultural District, and commercial clients such as China State Construction International Investments, China Overseas, DHL, Lenzing Fibers, Messe Frankfurt, Manulife Financial, Modern Terminals, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Thomson Reuters, etc.