Born in 1973 and grown up in the surroundings of city of Frankfurt/Main Olivier studied Business Adminstration in Fulda and graduated with a diploma. Besides his studies he was helping to setup professional firework displays and got involved in the model rocket hobby scene. Now, around twenty years later he is running a fireworks company and is working as an IT consultant in Frankfurt.
Starting my first model rocket kit, an Estes Starter Kit in 1999, with a self built electronic launch controller with remote control.
September 2000 at Wertingen/Bavaria: Passing the test for the official license to buy HPR motors in Germany.
Then attending an ARGOS clublaunch in Kaltbrunn/Switzerland in 2001.