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Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina 26/1/1945
Languages - Spanish, English and German
Emigrated to Venezuela from Germany 40 years ago where he became Venezuelan citizen in 1983.
Played for Venezuela in the PanAmerican Games, Caracas 1983.
In Venezuela had for 30 years a packaging service business with approx 80 employees.
Today retired and shareholder in Metas Sports, his wife’s Rehabilitation and Training Center in Caracas. She is a sports medicine doctor and was also for 30 years player and captain of the Venezuelan ladies team.
As a goalkeeper played for the Caracas Sports Club since he arrived in Venezuela.
in 1974 toured all South America, the Caribbean, USA and South Africa.
A national player in Panam Games 83, South American Games in Santiago, Chile and Caracas and for more than 25 years manager of all ladies’ and men’s national teams participating in all tournaments in Cuba, Dominican Republic, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Uruguay, Puerto Rico, USA, Canada, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Cuba, Guyana etc.
President of the Venezuelan Hockey Federation from 1993 untill 2013.
Director of the Panamerican Hockey Federation since 1995 until September 2013.
Regional coordinator for the Caribbean area for Panam for many years.
Chairman of the Development Committee of Panam for 4 years
Member of the development committee of the FIH for 12 years and later on member of the development council or panel which ceased to exist only a few years ago.
As a veteran player he is member of the Jokers of Vancouver and has played in the Golden Oldies Festivals in Fiji, Adelaide, Vancouver, Rosario, Edinburgh, Hawaii, and Hong Kong.
Elected as VP in June 2014