Economic, University Cologne, 1995.
Commander German Air Force Support Regiment 6, Oldenburg, Germany, 1987-1989. Branch chief logistics North Atlantic Treaty Organization Headquarters Intellectual Property Multimedia Subsystem, Brussels, 1989-1992. Chief of staff German Air Force Support Command, Cologne, 1992-1994.
Chief of staff Headquarters GAFTAC North German Air Force, Kalker, Germany, 1994-1998, general inspector Cologne, 1998-2000. Assistant chief of staff logistics Headquarters Airsouth Naples, Italy, 2000—2003. Commander German Air Force Office, Cologne, since 2003.
Chairman Board of Directors NAMSO, 1985-1998.
Son of Friedrich and Elisabeth D. Divorced; children: Marc, Isabel. Married Ruth M. Janssen, November 1997.