About Us

Fields of Expertise

Necco is a translation company located in Canada. Isabella Laterman is its owner. Nelson Laterman is the representative of Necco in Brazil. Both are Brazilian Portuguese native speakers and full-time professional translators.

Isabella has been working as a translator and interpreter since 1992. She has previous experience as a language instructor in a corporate environment.  Isabella is a Certified Member (English to Portuguese) of the Society of Translators and Interpreters of BC (STIBC), a VCC Certified Health Interpreter, an ATA Certified (English>Portuguese) translator, and she is a Conference Interpreter accredited with the Government of Canada.  

Nelson has been working in the field since 1995.  He has previous experience in International Business and Senior Management in the private sector.  Nelson is a Certified Member (English to Portuguese) of the Society of Translators and Interpreters of BC (STIBC), an ATA Certified (English to Portuguese) Translator, and an Accredited Court Interpreter with the Ministry of the Attorney General of British Columbia. Nelson is located in São Paulo, Brazil, helping clients in business meetings, plant and auditing visits, training sessions, etc.

Through agencies we have translated all kinds of technical documents—Automotive and Engine Manuals, Marketing Material, Human Resource Brochures, Medical and Pharmaceutical, etc.—for small and large corporations. We have also worked in several localization projects for different software houses. 

Our clients are located throughout the Brazil, Canada, England, Germany, and USA. Additionally, we are free-lance translators for the Government of Canada, having translated materials for several government departments and international organizations.



  • Technical
  • Business
  • Health
  • Government and ONGs


  • Conference
  • Court
  • Community
  • Health
  • Over-the-phone


Typing & DTP

and more...

ATA — American Translators Association
STIBC — Soc. of Translators and Interpreters of British Columbia
VCC — Vancouver Community College

References available upon request.

Translations into Portuguese
Tel: +1 (786) 440-8188
British Columbia, Canada