Studied chemical engineering at the University of Technology of Vienna with specialisation in food- and phytochemistry. He is a PhD researcher on the recovery of metals from plants. He started in the Environmental Protection agency of Lower Austria with sampling waste and thought his way to the very beginning of the products´ life cycle. He is CSR manager and teaches at the University of Applied Life Science in Wieselburg/Austria.
The scrutinising life-approach includes a broad range of sustainability themes, as well as the intention for change.
He is a permanente member of alchemia-nova since 2005 and since 2010 he is managing partner.