From 1986-91 she studied Industrial Design at the Fachhochschule Darmstadt, where she graduated in January 1991 with a Diploma in Industrial Design.

In the same year she started to work for Hollington Associates in London. In 1993, back again in Germany she works for Tinz. DCC and Via 4 Design. In 1995 she starts working with Sottsass Associati in Milan, where she stays until autumn 1999.

Beginning of the year 2000 she opens her own studio in Milan. 2001 she founds the design studio Lorenz * Kaz together with Steffen Kaz in Milan. They work for clients like Antonio Lupi, Bedont, Colé, DePadova, DuPont, General Motors-Cadillac, Omnidecor, Rossin, Zeitraum.