+49 1511 5729370

Machine „dompteur” with a math diploma from University of Münster and a background in pattern recognition and machine learning. Creator of detexify. I am excited about data products - from the ML up to the UX. I speak many programming languages - preferrably functional ones.


10/2003 - 11/2010 University of Münster
1993 - 2002 Gymnasium Laurentianum Warendorf


Idalab Agency for Data Science Data Scientist
Freelancer Mathematician
smartB Energy Management GmbH Data Analyst & Visualization Expert
Hitfox Group Incubator building companies and careers Data Scientist
Zweitag GmbH Ruby on Rails Consultancy Software Developer
Visualization and Computer Graphics Research Group of the University of Münster Student worker: Voreen Volume Rendering Engine
Databases and Information Systems Group of the University of Münster Student worker: Project Learnr
Institute of Mathematical Statistics of the University of Münster Tutor in stochastics / probability theory

Voluntary experience

DSSG Berlin Founder
Open Knowledge Lab Münster Code for Germany Lab Lead
Meetups and Conferences Speaker
Open Source Occasional contributor
LG Brillux Münster Track&Field Manager Young Athletics (Sportwart Nachwuchs)
TuS Hiltrup 1930 e.V. Track&field coach
FLVW Track&field coaching license (C-Lizenz)
Heinrich-Tellen-Schule in Warendorf Community Service


See for personal projects.


Dr. Paul von Bünau, CEO at idalab (
is my boss at idalab.
Dr. Marco Blumendorf, CTO at smartB (
was my superviser at SmartB.
Peter Großkopf, CTO at Solaris Bank (
was my superviser at Hitfox.
Julian Schneider, CEO and Founder at Zweitag GmbH (
was my boss at Zweitag GmbH.