Born 1958 in Düsseldorf. Studied visual communication at the FH Düsseldorf. Self-employed comic artist, illustrator, cartoonist. In advertising, among other things, specialized in character design, food for children and young people, "father" of "Paula" by Dr. Oetker and the Milka chocolate Santa Claus, for Lindt, Kelloggs, Cemex, Zweifel (Switzerland) and Choceur (Aldi). Museum educational work, life drawing, drawing classes for children and drawing coaching for managers. Publications: Comic series "Cafè Cash-mir", strip series "Gators", strips and cartoons in Oldtimer Markt, Reiter Revue, Mädchen, Blinker, Bild, Rheinische Post, Prisma (TV supplement), Echo der Frau, city magazines, employee magazines and advertising comics and in the Carlsen cartoon book "Zu spät", among others. Current project: design of the entire product range for children, another major chocolate manufacturer (since 2015).