Michael Hambloch studied Maths and Computer Science at the University of Cologne, Germany. Before joining Aries as a software consultant in October 2010, he worked in various IT capacities at Telegroup Deutschland GmbH, Primus Telecommunications Inc., Dextra Mobilfunk GmbH (A Division of The Caudwell Group) and DAGS Mobilfunk GmbH. He has a background in programming and reporting databases and in database design, SQL and php. Since he started programming in 2002, his primary focus has been developing applications (primarily for warehouse management and reporting). His other love is music and he has also been working as a self-employed musician since 1991.