National Ski Mountaineering and Mountaineering instructor. He has climbed throughout the Alps. Summits in the Greater Ranges include: Manaslu (8125 mt) in 1996, Cho Oyu (8201 mt) in 1998, Gasherbrum 2 (8035 mt) in 2000.
A weak ridge is situated over Afghanistan. It may at times affect the K2-area during the first days giving only risk of occasional showers. Then it seems to become more unsettled with frequent showers due to lows over Kashmir and Tibet.