Master of Science, University Applied Science, Luebeck, 1973.
Engineer Beyschlag, Heide, Germany, 1974-1980, project manager, 1981-1991, executive manager product and process development, 1992-1998. Executive manager technical and quality customer service British Columbia Components, since 1998. Consultant Philips, Hamburg, 1988-1998.
Environmental coordinator Philips/Beyschlag, Heide, 1992-1993. Member program committee CARTS Europe, Crowsborough, United Kingdom, since 1999. Co-founder TRIZ expert group, Germany, since 1997.
Member executive committee History Society Friedrichstadt, 1981-1989. Chairman Working Circuit Care and Preservation of Monuments, Friedrichstadt, 1990-1992.
Married Regina Susanne Scholz, May 7, 1982. Children: Eik-Kristina, Siemen.