Studies of law and economics in Würzburg, Munich, Exeter and Zurich,
Doctorate of Law (Dr. jur.) awarded by the Leopold-Franzens-University of Innsbruck.
Until September 2010 deputy head of the Munich security department.
Admitted to the bar in 2011.
Honorary Doctorate awarded by the Kirgistan State University.
Honorary Citizen of the City of Karlovac (Croatia).
Language: German, English