Bernhard took his finals at a college of engineering (HTL) specialising in micromechanics and electronics.
Bernhard worked for TEST-FUCHS GmbH where he was responsible for logistics and the documentation of aircraft testing facilities. He presented the prepared inspection specifications to the company’s Austrian, Swiss and NATO customers.
Bernhard has been with HPS since 1999, working as technical assistant, technical coordinator, co-trainer and trainer. While working for the investment adviser Edith Wachter he gained experience of all aspects of business management.