I am a Senior Principal Scientist at ABB Corporate Research living in Karlsruhe, Germany. After graduating in computer science from the University of Oldenburg (Diplom 2004, PhD 2008) under supervision of Prof. Dr. Ralf Reussner, I have joined ABB Corporate Research in Ladenburg, Germany. At ABB I am involved in software architecture consulting for industrial software systems.

I am also conducting research in the areas of software architecture and performance engineering and am involved in workshops and conferences. Former to ABB, I have worked as an intern for OFFIS, IBM, and sd&m (now CapGemini).