Master of Business Administration in Tourism, Fachhochschule Munich, Bavaria, 1986.
Specialist in tourism Seven Ocean Tours, Munich, 1987—1988. Manager travel agency RS-Travel, Burghausen, 1988—2001, manager International Air Transport Association Agency, 1988—2001. Specialist in tourism Travel Agency, Landshut, 2001—2002.
Freelance writer, journalist Garching, since 1993. Freelance researcher, lecturer, since 1992.
Member of Associate of Applied Science Research Association.
Married Roswitha Wich, June 14, 1984 (divorced September 19, 1985).