About Us

We are Kenya’s premier consultancy offering translation and integrated conference support services. We offer on-site conference interpretation, virtual/remote interpretation, field interpretation, translations, transcription and subtitling, conference /workshop moderation and report writing. We also hire out Sound and conference interpretation equipment At Realtime, we endeavor to offer the very best professional services in conference interpreting. Since our incorporation in 2014, we have served a diverse portfolio of clients in interpretation, translation and related language support services. This is in line with our raison d’être which is to address the need for professional language and conference services for diverse organizations. We adhere to the highest ethical and professional standards of the profession in the discharge of our services.

Why Us:

Realtime is run by professional and practitioners. We are therefore directly responsible for the quality of services offered.

Our Services

  • Translations,
  • Conference interpretation,
  • Remote/virtual intepretation
  • Transcriptions, subtitling
  • Editing,
  • Report writing,
  • Corporate French
  • Conference/workshop Moderation

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide efficient, reliable and innovative language and knowledge communication solutions that meet international standards and consistently respond to the needs of our clients.

Our Vision

To facilitate communication in multilingual and multicultural settings; guaranteeing value in return for money.

Our Values

  • Drive: We have a real passion for languages and communication.
  • Integrity: We keep our clients’ works confidential.
  • Reliability: Promising only what we can deliver.
  • Flexibility: We listen, adapt, propose and cooperate


Weru Macharia-Team Leader (Member of AIIC)

Weru has taught English in high schools in France. He was a Lecturer of French and a Translator at the Alliance Francaise in Nairobi between 2006 and 2010. He worked as Press Officer at the Embassy of France in Kenya and served as Africa Representative of the International Organisation of Employers. He coordinates interpretation, translation and other assignments at Realtime. An experienced translator, interpreter and trainer, he has interpreted in conferences across the continent and translated for local and international organizations. Weru is a member of the International Association of Conference Interpreters (AIIC).

He has a Bachelors’ and a Masters degree in French Linguistics from the Université de Grenoble Alpes in France. He also holds an MA in International Relations from the University of Sussex in the UK.

He loves reading, travelling and outdoors. He has written opinion pieces in Kenya’s leading newspaper the Daily Nation. He can also be reached at werum6@gmail.com