Achim worked as architect and project manager in Germany, the USA and the UK and completed an MBA at Vlerick Business School in Beligum. For six years he was responsible for IT and digital strategy Daimler Real Estate, the corporate real estate branch of the Daimler AG . Currently Achim is setting up a Digital Advisory at Drees & Sommer , where he is also the blockchain head of the group.
He is co-founder and president of FIBREE the Foundation for International Blockchain and Real Estate Expertise and advisory board member at Built Worlds the leading innovation ecosystem in Real Estate.
As speaker at MIPIM Cannes and Blockchain Expo Berlin he promotes innovation in real estate with a focus on blockchain technology. He is also founding member of the Bundesverband Blockchain (German Blockchain Association) where he supports the inclusion of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies (DTL) in the political agenda.