Communicating your business

Alpha has successfully supplied translation and interpreting services to a diverse client base, ranging from large national organisations to small private businesses. We cover a wide range of business sectors and specialist industries, and guarantee 100% satisfaction to every client we work with.

We have worked with Lothian & Borders Police, the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal service in Scotland, the Scottish Executive, the NHS, RBS, Shell, BP and Microsoft. Many of our high profile clients originally approached Alpha with ad hoc requests, the relationship quickly progressed to regular projects and exclusive contracts resulting from the high quality of services provided by Alpha.

Alpha’s specialist business knowledge and experience in a range of industries ensures our interpreters and translators play a vital role in supporting clients to suit their specific needs. Whatever the project, our highly skilled team are able to tailor unique, bespoke solutions that are fast and competitively-priced.


All our Clients in different sectors

Legal Sector Clients

Alpha's client list from the legal sector ranges into hundred from small legal firms to Courts, Police Forces and so on.

Our legal sector clients include:
  • Scottish Court Service
  • Crown Office Procurator Fiscal Service
  • Scottish Legal Services Ombudsman
  • Law Society of Scotland
  • Lothian & Borders Police
  • Central Scotland Police
  • Tayside Police
  • Strathclyde Police
  • Fife Constabulary
  • Northern Constabulary
  • London Metropolitan Police
  • British Transport Police
  • HM Prison Services
  • Public Defence Solicitors Office
  • Various local council legal departments
  • Scottish Children’s Reporter Administration
Health Sector Clients

Alpha has worked alongside some of the biggest organisations in the health sector to provide interpreting and translating services.

In the health sector we have worked with clients including:
  • HEBS
  • Forth Valley Primary Care
  • Health Education Board Scotland
  • NHS Lothian Primary Care Trust, NHS Lothian
  • NHS Trust – Forth Valley Primary Care Trust
  • NHS Borders
  • NHS Highland
  • Glasgow NHS Trust
  • Care Commission
  • NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
  • Viragen
  • West Lothian NHS Trust
  • NHS Tayside
Government & Public Sector Clients

Alpha has worked with local authorities and national government agencies since 1997.

We have provided translation and interpreting services for clients including:
  • Scottish Executive
  • Scottish Parliament
  • Scottish Enterprise
  • Edinburgh City Council
  • Glasgow City Council
  • West Lothian Council
  • East Lothian Council
  • Dumfries & Galloway Council
  • Fife Council
  • Inverclyde Council
  • Highlands & Islands Council
  • Perth & Kinross Council
  • HM Customs & Excise
  • Job Centre Plus
  • Islington Council
  • East Ayrshire Council
  • Worcestershire Council
  • British Consulate London
  • UK Trade and Industry Body
  • HM Revenue
  • Scottish Arts Council
Commercial & Technical Sector Clients

Alpha has developed a wealth of experience in the commercial and technology sectors and has worked with some of the biggest companies and organisations throughout the UK.

Our commercial clients include:
  • Standard Life
  • Bank of Scotland
  • Clydesdale Bank
  • BBC Scotland
  • HCVF Television
  • GNER
  • Heart of Midlothian FC
  • Edinburgh Festival Theatre
  • Edinburgh Film Festival
  • Blackwell Publishing
  • Scottish Daily Record
Our technology clients include:
  • Microsoft
  • Agilent Technology
  • Rolls Royce
  • Scottish Gas
  • BP
Academic Sector Clients

Alpha understands the intricacies of the academic and training sectors, and has provided expert services for some of the biggest names in the industry.

We have provided services for major academic organisations including:
  • University of Edinburgh
  • Dundee University
  • Stevenson College
  • Telford College, Edinburgh
  • British Council London
  • Career Scotland
  • Scottish Enterprise
  • Various schools

Alpha has experience of working across a range of other industry sectors and specialist fields. Whether it’s a charity project or an important piece of work within the Third Sector, we guarantee a professional, reliable service that will leave you 100% satisfied..

Our clients from NGO, charity, voluntary and other general welfare sectors include:
  • Commission for Racial Equality
  • Children in Scotland
  • Scottish Women’s Aid
  • Scottish Parenting Forum
  • Scottish Refugee Council
  • Black Community Development Project
  • Alzheimer Scotland
  • Scottish Homes
  • Age Concern Scotland
  • Fife Racial Equality Council
  • Edinburgh & Lothian's Racial Equality Council
  • MEHIP (Minority Ethnic Health Inclusion Project)
  • CORE (Community Organisation for Race Equality)

You are in a good hands....