He studied at the University of Tübingen in medieval history and archeology as well as the science of religions. His interest in Catalonia was already formed during his studies and culminated in a final project dedicated to a historiographer of Catalonia and a stay as the first international fellow at the Institut d'Estudis Catalans. He then worked for a season as a tourist guide, specializing in families and groups interested in the medieval history of Catalonia.
He recently completed his PhD in Medieval Cultures at the University of Barcelona under the direction of Josep Maria Salrach and Blanca Garí. He is currently collaborating on a research project to create the second volume of a diplomatic collection of judicial sources and 12th century conflict resolution in Catalonia.
The proposed project is the start of a study related to the function of the saig in Andorra in the Middle Ages. It is based on the results of research done by the doctoral thesis that already covers the time up to the year 1130. The aim of the stay would be to become familiar with the archives as much as to prepare a possible publication if the funds allow it.