Born in Moers in 1961. Training as a carpenter. Studies in product design in Münster Diploma in 1984 under Prof. Heinrich Brummak. Collaboration at OCO Design, Münster. Head of Model Making at Sieger Design at Schloß Harkotten, Münsterland. Senior Art Director at Sieger Design. Founding of studio in Cologne in 1994 together with Martina Wiemer, graphic designer.