Over the last three years, I have managed the successful transition of my company towards social and enterprise collaboration; driving the adoption within the global organization via a program of trainings, presentations and coaching
I joined Bayer in 2000 where I focused on the implementation of portals mainly for eCommerce activities.
I studied Computer Science at Cologne, Germany.
From 1988 to 2000 I worked as a Software Specialist and IT Consultant at Digital Equipment (DEC) & Compaq Stuttgart and Cologne, Germany & Parsippany, NJ as a Developer, IT Consultant and Technical Project Leader in several software implementation projects in the area of Data Visualization, Document Management, Databases, Client/Server, Archiving and Intranet for customers like Mercedes Benz, Robert Bosch, O2, Deutsche Bank, Bayer, Federal Ministry of Education and Federal Ministry of Research.
I am married and enjoy mountainbiking with my two daughters in the hills around my hometown near Cologne, Germany.