Achim is a German/UK dual national. Educated in Germany, he studied economics at the Goethe University in Frankfurt and worked for 17 years at international banks in Paris, Frankfurt and London, building business and managing teams in Europe, Middle East and USA.
For the last five years, he has been active in the alternative energy sector - producing energy and developing alternative energy storage systems, working collaboratively with universities. He enjoys working with start ups and is involved in education, IT, recycling.
Achim is committed to charity work and is active in the voluntary sector.