Studies of industrial engineering at the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover with focus on energy technology (B.Sc.) and at the Technische Universität Berlin (M.Sc.) with focus on energy and resource management. Master thesis on “Misaligned Incentives in the Clean Development Mechanism” at the Institute for Environmental Economics and Policy, TU-Berlin. He joined the Competence Center Energy Policy and Energy Markets at Fraunhofer ISI as a research fellow in 2014. Work focus at Fraunhofer ISI in Input-Output modeling, energy systems modeling and forecasting with LEAP, electricity prices and politically induced price components.