Diploma in Sociology (University of Hamburg, 1999)
Speak German and English
20 years of experience in UX research
My real qualification for this job
UX expertise: I founded 9 companies in the area of UX
UX network: I co-founded the User Experience Alliance (UXalliance), the first global UX network
International UX expertise: I co-founded one of the first foreign-owned UX research companies in China
UX processes: I have helped a lot of companies to set up internal UX teams and processes
Leadership: I can motivate teams
What I am particularly good at
Employee experience: Applying UX methods and processes to employees is a topic close to my heart. I think that motivated and valued employees are a virtue, as well as, lead the company to higher profitability.
UX processes: I help set up UX teams and processes within companies.
Methods and quantitative UX: In the last 20 years, I have developed several methods to measure UX and set up dozens of benchmarking systems.
The notorious fun facts you need to have on such a page
I own approximately 2,000 DVDs.
I own approximately 50 pairs of Converse shoes.
I have two children that are currently in puberty.
Conglaturation!!! You've found our secret. Our site provides a much better user experience when used in portrait mode, so we advise you switch to portrait to enjoy it. If you want to continue using in landscape mode at your own risk (for your enjoyment), you can use this button :-)