Chemist, Business Consultant in Beverage & Food, Health & Nutrition, Bio/Technology Born 12th, September 1951. Studies of chemistry and medicine at University of Würzburg. 1980 – 1990 Manager for R&D

 Technical Marketing and Production at Enka AKZO Fibers in Germany and the Netherlands, as well as General Management of the Enzyme Division of RÖHM, Darmstadt. 1990 – 2017 Managing Director and Head of Group R&D at DÖHLER, Darmstadt. Since 2013 President of SGF International.