Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Koblenz Polytechnic, Federal Republic Germany, 1984. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Bochum University, Federal Republic Germany, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering, Bochum University, Federal Republic Germany, 1990.
Research assistant Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 1987-1990. Development engineer Siemens AG Telecomm., Munich, 1991—1996. Vice president, general manager Infineon Technology, 1996—2001.
Chief Executive Officer Security and Chip Card Group, since 2001.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, German Engineer Association.
M. Klaudia Elisabeth Kriegesmann, December 30, 1988.