Obermaier & Kollegen GmbH.

In-house linguistic expertise for the language industry
Welcome to Wohanka, Obermaier & Kollegen GmbH – the professional partner to numerous translation agencies, language services providers and language agencies in Germany, Europe, the USA and Asia.

With more than 60 full-time linguists, language experts and project managers, we are a trusted partner for our translation customers and one of the leading multi-language vendors (MLV).


Our company, Wohanka, Obermaier & Kollegen GmbH, was founded in 1992 by Barbara Wohanka in Geisenhausen, Germany. Over the years, additional branches have been opened in Leipzig (Germany), Sheffield (England), Edinburgh (Scotland), Lyon (France), Utrecht (Netherlands) and Verona (Italy), and many key customers have been acquired worldwide. With considerable personal dedication, hard work and extensive experience, over the course of three decades, the team at Wohanka has created a unique MLV service provider with highly qualified linguists. We fulfil the highest standards of quality, security and confidentiality through our customer-oriented service and professional processes.


Our expertise
and specialist areas

In-house linguists

Our team consists of more than 60 full-time in-house linguists who work at 5 Language Hubs in Europe to meet your translation needs.

Technical translations in key languages

We offer professional translations in German, English, French, Italian and Dutch. We are also able to offer many other language combinations through our affiliates and partners.

Own quality centre

Our quality centre in Leipzig ensures linguistic reviews and proofreading at the highest level.

Machine translation
and post-editing

Our very own MT environment and in-house experts mean we are able to offer our customers high-quality, efficient and secure MT and post-editing services.

Patent translations

A special area of focus that requires a lot of experience and know-how: our specialist linguists know what’s what when it comes to patents and meet all the requirements of the German and European patent offices.

Experience with translation technology

We have been working with TMS and CAT systems such as memoQ, Trados, XTM, Phrase and many more for over 20 years, ensuring the highest degree of efficiency and quality.

The Wohanka team

Our project management team and in-house language experts stand for linguistic quality, customer-oriented services and efficient processes. Even assignments with the tightest of deadlines are delivered to customers on time and in excellent quality. A personal contact person as well as regular translators and interpreters for all your projects ensure continuity and confidentiality.

Nadine Kubinka
Head of Production
Andreas Baumgart
Magdalena Bofinger
Sandra Dittrich
Marie-Theres Cermann
Nora Eiche
Michael Gramzow
Martin Müller
Ante Pavic
Anne Huth
Katharina Severa
Amit Siovitz
Franziska Swiderek
Pia Kolwe
Head of Project Management
Martha Vogel
Project Manager und Language Engineering
Julia Porstmann
Editor Support
Judith Becker
Project Manager
Yvonne Berg
Project Manager
Cathrin Bock
Project Manager
Mattia Colombu
Project Manager
Diana Cyndrowska
Project Manager (certified translations)
Katarzyna Golis-Szega
Project Manager
Steffen Itte
Project Manager
Mathias Mahn
Project Manager
Violetta Ramchen
Project Manager
Julieta Falcón Ramírez
Project Manager
Erik Sangermani-Nöbel
Project Manager and Translator
Silvia Sangermani
Project Manager and Translator
Beate Hilse
Head of Administration & HR
Christfried Heinze
Administration & HR
Vanessa Özer

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Get in contact with us

Our professional background ranges from qualified office managers to university-educated translators and graduate engineers.

Obermaier & Kollegen GmbH

Hauptstraße 3
D-84144 Geisenhausen

Managing Directors
Christian Enssner, Henning Hinz

Commercial register
HRB 5289, Landshut Local Court, registered office: Geisenhausen

DE 813 037 532

Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (by phone and email)

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