Chris graduated from the IUAS Bad Honnef with a B.A. degree in Aviation Management and holds a M.Sc. Degree in Corporate Finance and Investment from the IE Business School in Madrid, Spain. He also holds a US private pilot license.

He currently works at Swiss Re in Germany as Client Manager and Underwriter for Airlines and Manufacturers. In this area, he is also responsible for developing new products for the Aviation sector such as an NDBI solution protecting Airlines against financial losses after a natural disaster. Following this path, his research interests are vested in Innovation topics in insurance, especially in aviation.