Klaus joined Siemens Venture Capital in July 2010. Prior to joining SVC, Klaus was the Chief Financial Officer of von Braun & Schreiber Private Equity Partners in Munich.
From 2004 to 2007, Klaus held the position as Director Corporate Accounting and Controlling with Siemens AS in Norway and in the period between 2000 and 2004, he was Senior Financial Controller at Siemens AG Corporate Finance in Munich.
Between 1995 and 2000, Klaus was working as Senior Financial Controller and Financial Analyst at adidas Group Headquarter and as a Financial Audit Manager at Price Waterhouse Coopers and Mannesmann Group.
Klaus studied European Business Administration with a focus on Finance, Accounting and Strategy at Trier University of Applied Sciences, and TVU London, obtaining the degrees Dipl. Betriebswirt (FH) and M.A. Furthermore Klaus holds a CPA certificate.