Country Manager for Venezuela of Lloyd's Register of Shipping.
Born in Germany in 1946, graduated with a degree of Marine Engineer from the Technical University in Hamburg 1971, and Title of Diplom Ingenieur 1974.
Service as First Assistant and Chief Engineer with Hapag Lloyd and Mobil Oil from 1971 until 1981.
From 1982 with Lloyd's Register of Shipping, as Surveyor and Senior Surveyor in charge of Marine, Offshore and Industry Survey work in Germany and Mexico.
In October 1998 was appointed Country Manager for Venezuela.