She was born and raised in the North of Germany. Educated at the anthroposophical Steiner School, balanced by a classical Education in the financial sector. After a short intermezzo at the Cologne based University where she studied politics and literature, she pursued her love of filmmaking.
Starting off her production career in Hamburg at Silbersee Film, followed by a short time of freelancing. She then became part of Soup Film, where she worked as Junior Producer, Executive Producer and Managing Partner, and finally Soup Film became part of her.
She is married to a handsome Dutch musician and has one beautiful son.