Graduated from the high school, Hamburg, Federal Republic Germany.
President, chairman board Navis AG, International Shipping, Hamburg, since 1958. President Association Hamburg Freight Forwarders and Customs Brokers, since 1985, Honorary Judge Hamburg Commercial High Court, Supervisory Board DIHS-Dakosy A.G.Hamburg.
Honorary judge High Court, Commercial, Hamburg, since 1976. Member Hamburg Chamber of Commerce (plenary), Dakosy Hamburg (vice president, honorary board since 1984, honorary consul Bangladesh), Supervisory Board Hamburger Hafen und Lagerhaus AG, Hamburg Chamber of Commerce (president Traffic Committee).
Son of; married Greta Emma Malchau, June 20, 1957. Children: Remo, Schuschia.