Degree as Dipl.-Ing. Energy and Process Engineering at University Hannover
4 years acting as project manager for the development of electricity storage systems in Hannover and further 8 years in different project management functions in plant engineering and construction and system engineering in Mannheim.
1997 Head of Business Unit “Project Management” at MVV Energie AG in Mannheim and then from year 2000 onwards managing director of the subsidiary “eternegy GmbH” to development onshore wind projects in Germany and abroad.
Since 2005 managing director of Iberdrola Renovables as part of Spanish Iberdrola Group in Berlin and Sassnitz. The current topics are: Realization and operation of the offshore wind project “Wikinger” and the development of further offshore wind projects in the German Baltic Sea.