is a producer of such award-winning films as NOWHERE IN AFRICA (Oscar® Best Foreign Language Film 2003) and DESERT FLOWER. He is a member of the German Producers Alliance.
is the managing director of the German Short Film Association (AG Kurzfilm).
is the head of the Department for Film and Video Economics & International Film Affairs in the Office of the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture & the Media.
is CEO of the German Federal Film Board (FFA).
is a member of various professional organizations, including the administrative council of the German Federal Film Board. Since 2000, he has been the director of ARRI World Sales.