I’m interested in the complexities and uncertainties of technologies in systems. At the moment I’m aiming a PhD candidate in Computer Science at the University of St Andrews with Prof. Ian Sommerville and Dr. Gordon Baxter as my supervisors.

Course of studies

09/2011 – 08/2012          University of St Andrews, Scotland

Master of Science in Management & Information Technology (with distinction)

10/2008 – 08/2011          University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Bachelor of Science in Business Informatics

  • Course specialization: IT-Management and E-Entrepreneurship
  • Bachelor thesis: Application of the Strategic Alignment Model in the IT-Due-Diligence-Phase of Acquisitions

Practical experience

Roland Berger Strategy Consultants GmbH, Munich (Germany)

12/2010 – 02/2011          Consulting in the area of IT market research

Task: Implementation of a multilingual Internet study, with the target to testify the Internet pages of partners of a big IT manufacturer.

Josef Schmäing GmbH, Reken (Germany)

08/2010 – 11/2010          Consulting in the area of IT-Consulting (project manager)

Task: Analysis of needs for the IT following a readjustment of the IT processes; subsequently design and implementation of the new IT solution.

Kamerun4AfrikaClub e. V., Essen (Germany)

04/2010 – 06/2011          Pro bono project in the area of education

Sparkasse Vest Recklinghausen AöR, Recklinghausen (Germany)

12/2009 – 09/2010          Consulting in the area of IT-Consulting (project manager)

Task: Implementation of a Lotus Notes software application for supporting the organization of branch offices.

other experience:

act e.V. studentische Unternehmensberatung (student consulting company), Essen (Germany)

11/2010 – 08/2011          CEO

11/2009 – 11/2010          Deputy CEO

07/2009 – 11/2009         Consultant

Werfs IT-Security and –Consulting, Münster (Germany)

11/2009 – 08/2011          Owner

Universität Duisburg Essen, Essen (Germany)

10/2008 – 08/2011          student assistant at the IT-Service-Center

Bechtle IT-Systemhaus Münster, Münster (Germany)

11/2007 – 10/2008          project management office (internship)

ecos office center, Münster (Germany)

08/2007 – 10/2009          system administrator


SAP AG, Walldorf (Germany)

04/2009                                Certificate Solution Architect ERP – Integration of Business Processes with mySAP ERP

Ruhr Campus Academy (RCA) gGmbH, Essen (Germany)

05/2009 – 10/2009          Seminar Einführung in SAP ABAP

10/2008 – 03/2009          Seminar Integrierte Geschäftsprozesse mit SAP ERP (TERP10)

TÜV SÜD Akademie GmbH, München (Germany)

07/2008                                Certificate ITIL v2