Already as a child he loved and rode horses and as early as the age of
twelve he successfully hunted the fox.
He succeeded not only in the saddle of a hunter but also enjoyed
dressage, jumping and eventing.
1970 he turned his passion into a profession and took over Düsseldorf’s
first special shop for horse-riding with an attached saddlery – the
Always striving for the best for horse and rider, he has been building
his own “creations” – if not to say works of art – since 1990 under the
brand of FW custom-built Saddles.