Born 1964 in Lübeck/Germany, married with 2 children.
|1983||Highschool at Neustadt in Holstein (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany).|
|1984-1989||University of Munich / Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Magister Artium (summa cum laude), Political Science, Communication, German Literature.|
|1990-1992||Federal Foreign Office, Bonn. Attachée at Diplomatic Academy, Bonn.|
|1991/92 ||“Ecole Nationale d’Administration, E.N.A.” and Quai d’Orsay, Paris/France.|
|1992/93||Federal Foreign Office, Bonn/Germany. Department of Economics and Humanitarian Aid.|
|1993-1995||German Embassy Phnom Penh/Cambodia. Deputy Head of Mission.|
|1995-1998||Federal Foreign Office, Bonn. Cabinet of the Foreign Minister.|
|1998-2001||Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations, New York.|
Political Department: Security Council, Africa.
Office of the Federal President of Germany, Berlin.
|2004-2008||Federal Foreign Office, Berlin. Head of Division, Multilateral Cooperation Asia.|
|2008-2011||Head of German Institute Taipei.|
|2011-2016||Federal Foreign Office, Berlin. Director, Southeast Asia, Pacific.|
Federal Foreign Office, Berlin: Director, International Economic Affairs.
|2018-2019||Federal Foreign Office, Berlin. Chief of Staff / Office of Minister of State Michelle Müntefering.|
Since September 2019
|Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Federal Republic of Nigeria|