Harald holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from the Technical University in Darmstadt / Germany.
In 1993, Harald started his professional career with Roland Berger, working as a strategy consultant for airlines, airports and railroad operators.
He joined Lufthansa Passenger Airlines in 1999 as Vice President Controlling. Since then he held various Top Management positions at Lufthansa Passenger Airlines in Operations, Crew Management, Network Management, Strategy and Loyalty.
Since 2014 he is Managing Director of Miles & More GmbH (MMG), a subsidiary of Lufthansa Group, who operates Lufthansa’s loyalty program Miles & More. Miles & More has been voted “The best Frequent Flyer Program” twice in a row by German magazine “Manager Magazin”.
In 2008, Harald also was a Lecturer for Network Management in Aviation Management at the European Business School.