Born on 22.04.1969 in Eisenstadt.


High school diploma at Commercial Academy, Neusiedl/See.


After the obligatory military service started professional career:

  • 1990 till 1999: clerical assistant at Wiener Gebietskrankenkassa (Vienna health insurance company).
  • 1999 till 2000: executive director in a organic food store.
  • 2000: became a certified yoga teacher after graduation from Bikram Yoga College of India in Los Angeles, USA.
  • 2001: became a certified shiatsu practitioner after finishing a 3-years course with Tomas Nelissen in Vienna.
  • Since 2002 - an independent shiatsu practitioner and yoga teacher in Vienna and Burgenland.

Further education and training:


  • 2007: TriYoga Basics training in Germany.
  • 2008:
  1. Tri Yoga Level 1
  2. Workshops in Cranio-Sacral Therapy with Dr. Olaf Korpiun in Vienna.
  3. Workshops and assistance to Jörg Schürpf "Structural and visceral work in shiatsu"
  4. Graduation as "Quantum Bodywork therapist" at the International Shiatsu School in Graz.
  5. Practical training with Peter Krainer at "RZ Weißer Hof" (Klosterneuburg)