Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. Technische Universität München.
Hauser has a master"s degree in medicine from Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and a Doctorate from Technical University Munich. Hauser wrote his dissertation on the prevention of ski injuries, and went on to develop a ski binding that was certified by international quality organisations - his ski binding remains an International Organization for Standardization standard. Hauser was the Chief Executive of Intertek between March 2005 and 16 May 2015, and a Non-Executive Director at Logica plc since 1 January 2007.
Married Susanne Hauser, April 30, 1981. Children: Christopher, Dennis.