Born in 1967, Chris has been part of the recording industry since 1980. In the past Chris has worked as an engineer, producer and arranger in studios all around the world and has been blessed to meet many of the industries greatest. From his early days in his hometown Pforzheim, near the French border, he went on to work at Sound Studio N in Cologne and the Union Studios in Munich before joining Dierks Studios outside Cologne in 1988. While still working for Dieter Dierks (Scorpions, Accept) he went freelance in 1991. Once he travelled the globe, he worked all over Europe, the United States, UK, Scandinavia, Japan and South America.