Handball centre back who has represented Germany at tournaments like the 2008 Summer Olympics. At the club level, he has had success as a member of Frisch Auf Göppingen, HSV Hamburg, TBV Lemgo and others.
He was raised in Göppingen, Germany.
He won the 2012-13 EHF Champions League with HSV Hamburg.
He has siblings named Christian and Alena.
He has played alongside Uwe Gensheimer on the German national team.