Director of International Development
He was born in Cologne, Germany, but he has been living in France for the last 40 years. After completing his studies in Economics and Sociology at Cologne University, Germany, he became a Producer/Director of television programs. In 1977, he joined TELECIP in Paris, then the leading French independent production company. In 1982, he launched REVCOM TELEVISION, the television arm of French Publishing Group ‘Editions Mondiales’ which quickly became one of the most successful production companies, with subsidiaries in Germany, United Kingdom and Australia. In 1987 he launched his own production house QUARTIER LATIN. In 1995, he acquired ICTV a documentary distribution company representing small French and international producers. So far, he has directed and/or produced high-end programs and features. In recent years, he directs and/or produces documentaries with a cutting edge in Contemporary History, current affairs and social issues.