M.Sc. in Information and Communications Technology. From 2005-2013 he was researcher and project manager at AIT Energy Department AIT. Since 2014 he is leader of the business unit Photovoltaic Systems at AIT. His field of expertise covers the integration of distributed generation, and especially photovoltaics into power networks, with a particular focus on power test procedures and related systems. From 2011-2013 he was responsible for implementation of the AIT SmartEST Laboratory for PV grid integration. Since 2010 he has been operating agent of PVPS Task 14 and will continue this task until 2018. He is expert member of the European Technology Platform Photovoltaic and coordinator of the EERA JP PV Sub-programme 5 PV Systems.