I live in the most beautiful state of the world called Saarland, which is located in the south-west of Germany. I work as consultant with Thinktecture AG, a software consultancy based in Germany.

👋🏼 Hello 👋🏼

I focus on cloud-native application architectures using serverless- and container-technologies powered by Microsoft Azure. I am also well known for my experiences and enthusiasm about Infrastructure as a Code, especially in the context of HashiCorp Terraform.

Some facts about me and my community contributions:

  • This blog is recognized as one of the Top 50 Microsoft Azure Blogs, Websites & Influencer in 2020
  • Co-Founded local .NET and SharePoint UserGroups (2009-2013)
  • Co-Organized ShareCamp (2011-2015)

Awards 🏆

  • Microsoft MVP 2020: Microsoft Azure🏅 Issued by Microsoft in July 2020

  • Microsoft MVP 2019: Microsoft Azure🏅 Issued by Microsoft in July 2019

  • Microsoft MVP 2018: Microsoft Visual Studio & Development Technologies🏅 Issued by Microsoft in July 2018

  • Microsoft MVP 2017: Microsoft Visual Studio & Development Technologies🏅 Issued by Microsoft in July 2017

  • Microsoft MVP 2016: Microsoft Visual Studio & Development Technologies🏅 Issued by Microsoft in April 2016

  • Microsoft MVP 2015: Microsoft SharePoint Server🏅 Issued by Microsoft in April 2015

  • Top 25 European SharePoint Influencer🏅 Issued by Harmon.ie in May 2014

  • Microsoft MVP 2014: Microsoft SharePoint Server🏅 Issued by Microsoft in April 2014

  • Microsoft MVP 2013: Microsoft SharePoint Server🏅 Issued by Microsoft in July 2013

  • Microsoft MVP 2012: Microsoft SharePoint Server🏅 Issued by Microsoft in April 2012

  • Microsoft MVP 2011: Microsoft SharePoint Server🏅 Issued by Microsoft in April 2011