Mechanical engineer, Plastics specialist
Skills: technical development, CAD-design, calculations, FEM-simulation, materials expertise, prototyping, certified scuba diver.
Before Creaholic: Travelled New Zealand for a year. Worked at the University of Bern in the Energy Research Dept. where I built a test bench for oxygen-hydrogen fuel-cells.
Origin: 100% Swiss - Bernese. I grew up close to Thun and now live in the city centre of Bern.
Hobbies: Swimming in the Aare river; a good evening with friends.
Favourite film: One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest
Favourite book: Dshamilja by Tschingis Aitmatow
Favourite place: The top of a hill next to the village where I grew up. It’s near a forest and offers a spectacular view of the mountains and stars at night.
Languages: Swiss German mother tongue. English, and with some effort French.
Nobody knows: I used to be a keen water-polo player.