Date of birth: 19. Februar 1959
Agronomist Msc, University of Hohenheim
Thesis: Propagation of Biogas in India
For GTZ in Tansania, Kenya, Uganda and Kongo, sectors: agriculture and renewable energy
For the United Nations in North Korea, Afghanistan, Zimbabwe and Sudan, sectors: famine relief projects, short term consultancies in Liberia, Pakistan, Columbia,
Director of Diakonie Katastrophenhilfe in Stuttgart from 2005 to 2007.
Since then independent consultant for aid agencies for climework.