Admitted in 1981
He studied law at the University of Heidelberg (Germany) and specializes in business law.
From 1981 until 1991 he operated his own legal firm
From 1992 until 2016 he was Mayor of the town Ulm
Longstanding President of the Association of Cities and Towns in Baden –Wuerttemberg
Longstanding member of the Steering Committee of the German Association of Cities and Towns
Longstanding President of the Association of Local Enterprises (VKU)
Working Languages: German