1984 - 1991 : Study of Chemistry finishing with Diploma and Ph.D. Thesis at Erlangen University, about syntheses of new polymers and developing new chemo sensors.
1993 - 1994 : MBA-Study: “Management and Distribution of Complex Technical Projects and Systems”
Jobs and Work Experience:
1986 - 2002 : Several positions at different companies, like Siemens AG, German EXXON Chemical GmbH, Institute for Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research e.V., Bio-Rad Laboratories GmbH, and Advanced ChemTech Europe Ltd. developing business in several geographic areas for analytical and synthesis equipment, related chemicals, combinatorial libraries and different other services for the chemical and pharmaceutical industry.
Since 2002 : Director of Marketing & Sales and shareholder at Iris Biotech GmbH. Business development, marketing & sales of chemicals & chemical services in the areas Drug Discovery, Drug Delivery and Diagnostics.
Since 10.2010 : Chief Scientific Officer & Vice President Business Development at Iris
01.2013 : Founding of Iris Biotech Laboratories GmbH, producing fine chemicals for catalogue sales of Iris Biotech GmbH and custom manufacturing projects.
06.2017 : Appointed as Visiting Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Department of Biotechnology, Goa University, India.
Memberships : GDCh (German Chemical Society)
GBM (German Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)
IPS (Indian Peptide Society)
SCS (Board Member of the Society of Combinatorial Sciences),
ACS (American Chemical Society)
VBU (Association of German Biotechnology Enterprises)