Bachelor, University Vienna, 1942. Doctor of Science, University Frankfurt, Germany, 1950.
Chemist under temporary contract French companies North Africa, 1951. General works manager, director pers Degussa-Frankfurt, Germany, 1952—1970. Chairman board, executive officer Degussa, Incorporated, New York York City, 1970—1976.
Director Degussa Alabama, Inc., Mobile. President Carbon International, Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware, 1976—1980, Bio-Carbon GmbH, since 1980. European representative Roger Williams Technology & Economic Services, Inc., Princeton, New Jersey, since 1976.
Captain German Army, 1939-1945.
Member of Barbeque Industry Association, Institute Briquetting and Agglomeration, American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Lions, Chemists (New York City).
Married Hildegard Bremke Emrich, December 31, 1954. Children: Katja, Annette.