Master of Science in Economics, Bonn University, 1974. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1976.
International corporation finance associate Blyth Eastman Dillon, New York City, 1976-1982. Member corporation finance department Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt, 1982-1986. Managing director Deutsche Bank Capital Markets, London, 1986-1988.
Senior vice president Deutsche Bank Frankfurt, 1988-1990. Senior advisor Pricoa Capital Group, London, 1991-1997, Grous Capital Group, London, since 1997.
Member nomination committee German Scholarship Foundation, since 1978. Member institutional development board Institute for East-West Studies, New York City, since 1997. 1st lieutenant German Army, 1964-1966.
Member Fordebkerig Glave E.V. (founder, vice president since 1977).
Married Dadja Kadlecova, March 1982 (divorced August 1986). 1 child, Johannes.