He studied computer science, electrical engineering and economics with focus on image processing, user interfaces and business computing in Paderborn, Seville and Edinburgh. He founded the company Nuromedia GmbH in 2005 after having sold the new media production and distribution company plan_b media AG (which he founded in 1999) to a German holding. Until 2009 he was also the Managing Director of the Research Institute “Laboratory for Mixed Realities” (LMR) at the Media University KHM in Cologne
Nuromedia GmbH, Cologne/Germany is an independent games development company, founded in early 2006 by practised experts of the games and media industry. In addition to the head office in Cologne, representative offices are maintained in Barcelona and Berlin. Since April 2011, the Berlin-based lbxgames GmbH and lieblinx GmbH are a part of the company and form a strong strategic alliance.