MSMechE, Royal Technology University Copenhagen, 1951.
Project engineer E.I. duPont Company, Charleston, West Virginia, 1953—1957. Project manager The Lummus Company, 1957—1967. Manager operations Lummus Nederland, The Hague, 1967—1971, director, 1971—1975.
Vice president European operations The Lummus Company, New Jersey, 1975—1978, executive vice president operations, 1978—1980, president, 1980—1981. President and Chief Executive Officer Lummus Crest, Inc., Bloomfield, from 1981. Vice president Combustion Engineering, Inc., Stamford, Connecticut, from 1981.
With Danish Army, 1951-1952.
Board overseers New Jersey Institute of Technology. Member of New Jersey Chamber of Commerce (board directors), Netherlands Royal Institute Engineers, Danish Society Engineers, American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Outstanding Leadership award 1984).
Married Jytte Engel, May 4, 1964. Children: Per E., Anette E., Niels E.