Born in 1974, is an author and freelance translator of English and French as well as a theater performer. He regularly works for the »Naturkunden« series at Matthes & Seitz and also translates novels and non-fiction books on topics such as art, gastrophysics, and football. Together with Andreas Jandl, in 2017 he was awarded the Christoph Martin Wieland Translation Prize for »The Peregrine« by J. A. Baker. He lives in Berlin.