Bachelor of Science in business administration, University Maryland, 1987. Master in open and distance edn/, Open University United Kingdom, 2000.
Frankfurt systems administrator SRM-Asharq Al Awsat Division, London, 1993—1995. Site production manager Frankfurt Continental Europe Saud Research and Marketing Asharq Al Awsat Division, 1996—2005. General manager De Media Solutions, Frankfurt, Germany, since 2006.
Consultant 7th Army Training Command, Vilseck, Germany, 1999—2000. Platoon leader United States Army, 1981-1985, platoon leader United States Army Reserve, 1995-1996, Rhein Main Air Base, Germany.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association Educational Commission and Technology, American Society Training Developers.
Married Sigrid Evelyn Mahler, September 1, 1986.