Frank joined DYNAenergetics in 2004. He held various positions within DYNAenergetics before becoming General Manager of DYNAenergetics Germany in 2007 and Senior Vice President R&D, Sales and Marketing of the global DYNAenergetics Group in 2012. In 2015 he accepted the position of Senior Vice President Industrial Affairs and Business Development. He previously worked as open hole engineer with Schlumberger, cased hole engineer with Computalog and was Operations Manager Wireline for Precission Drilling in Germany. Frank is holder of an explosives license since 1997 and has the qualification to train personnel for the German explosives license. He is a member of SPE, the German Society for Petroleum and Coal Science Technology, the API perforating subcommittee and is a member of the Executive Committee of the International Perforating Forum as well a member of the Board of Governors of the IME institute of makers of explosives. He holds several patents and a Masters degree in miningengineering from the Technical University of Clausthal Zellerfeld in Germany.