After finishing school Jean-Max did a year of civil service working in the Intendanz at the State Theatre in Darmstadt/Germany, before embarking on his Vocal Studies at the Dresden College of Music. Upon graduating with a Diploma in Singing, Jean-Max moved to London for his Postgraduate Vocal Studies with Andrew Watts at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Before joining ICA he already gained experience in Artist Management during a student placement at IMG Artists London. Since 2010, he has also been working for the renowned Lockenhaus Chamber Music Festival in Austria. Having completed his studies in 2016, he joined ICA in early 2017. A keen French horn player as well, in his spare time Jean-Max enjoys performing music, cooking, travelling the world and learning more foreign languages.