1986 – 1993
Study of computer science with specialisation in economics, Technical University Braunschweig.
1994 – 1997
System Analyst, START Informatik GmbH, Frankfurt am Main.
1997 – 2005
Officer, Business cycle monitoring and analysis, and macroeconomic development, analysis and projections, German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and German Federal Ministry of Finance, Bonn and Berlin.
2005 – 2009
First Secretary/Economic Officer, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Jakarta, Indonesia.
2009 – 2016
Officer, Division „Development of Digital Technologies“, German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Berlin since 2016 Counsellor for Economic, Commercial and Environmental Affairs, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Kuala Lumpur / Malaysia.