What I have done so far...
I was born in Leverkusen near Cologne in 1959.
Both primary and secondary school I visited there.
One year I served in the German army as a dispatch rider.
From 1979 to 1991 I studied Political Economics at the University of Cologne.
From 1992 to 1993 I was a freelance consultant at the Michel Institut in Bamberg on the Soviet Economy. I prepared study documents on economics for Soviet experts, and I went to Moscow and Alma Ata.
From 1993 to 1994 I worked for the Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau both in Frankfurt and Berlin as an expert on Russian economics .
In 1995 I worked at Deutsche Bank Research in Frankfurt as an expert on Russian economics. I wrote reports on the Russian oil industry, and I supported a German Economic Advisor team at Kiew.
In 1995/96 I worked for the OSCE Mission to Ukraine in Crimea as an economic experts, and I wrote ecnomic reports on this region.
After that, I changed my professional orientation and learned SAP Materials Management at former Siemens Nixdorf in Düsseldorf.
Since 2005 I have been working as a SAP consultant on logistics for T Systems in Bonn. 2017 I changed to Telekom IT, and my actual focus is on Demand Management, using the tool Jira as well as the TM Forum and Open APIs.
I am married with Nina Sagalina since 1992. Together we have our son Michael, who will become 27 years in December 2020.