Diploma, University Kiel, Federal Republic of Germany, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kiel, Federal Republic of Germany, 1973.
Science University Kiel, 1970-1974. Manager, information systems Goedecke AG (Warner Lambert), Freiburg, 1974-1977. Consultant, lecturer Science Control Systems GmbH, Hamburg, 1977-1978.
Executive consultant Diebold Group, Frankfurt, 1978-1982. Manager, new media public group Bertelsmann AG, Munich, 1982-1985, vice president, corporation development Guetersloh, 1985-1987, vice president, printing and services division, 1987-1993. Executive director eps Bertelsmann Electronic Printing Service GmbH, Guetersloh, 1991-1993.
Partner Consulting Trust GmbH, Düsseldorf, 1993-2003, Sukerbroker Management Consultancy, Herzebrock, since 2000. Member advisory board Infobase and Frankfurt Fair, 1985-1993. Expert Commission of the European Communities, Brussels and Luxembourg, 1985—2001.
Vice president business development Bundesdruckerei GmbH, Berlin, 1996-1999. Founder, executive director D-Trust GmbH, Berlin, 1998-2000. Member expert committee electronic public Open Society Institute Soros Foundation, Budapest, 1997-2000.
Married Helga Goerner, June 24, 1968.