Global Marine & Offshore Remote Operations Manager at Lloyd’s Register. Focus on Remote Surveys as part of the development of digital classification with focus on Simplification of Survey Processes, Internal and External Trainings and the Development and Introduction of new Regulations. Managing Director for Lloyd’s Register Marine Deutschland GmbH as Notified Body for MED. Chairman of the EU RO Mutual Recognition Group to implement Article 10.1 of Regulation (EC) No. 391/2009. Area Manager Marine & Offshore for North Europe (2016-2020). Led the area team of sales, service delivery and support as well as business planning for the Area in line with the LR Group. Chaired several technical and commercial committees in in the area. Operations Manager Marine – Central and East European Area (2012-2016) Participant of LR Global Marine Forum for sharing and gaining innovation, process improvements but also updates on new maritime industry trends. Host of technical advisory committees in CEA. Various positions prior 2013 in operational areas, Project Manager at STN Atlas Marine Electronics, Maritime Officer at Hamburg Sud. Education: Dipl.-Ing. Schiffsbetriebstechnik, Hochschule Bremerhaven and Master Mariner Fachhochschule Elsfleth.