The in 1946 born artist started his career in the truest sense of the word really down-to-earth. The studies of engineering at the University of Kiel during 1966 – 1972 have been finished with diploma: then, until 2002, the position of managing director and chairman of diverse companies followed. In 1977, Manager Magazine has elected him to entrepreneur of the year, in 1998 the Bavarian Award for Innovation granted by the Bavarian Government followed.
During engineering studies he already parallel studied at the Art Academy Kiel.
In 2000, he started this education again and educated himself in diverse painting techniques.
Accompanied and inspired by his study trips to Spain, Italy, Cuba, Africa, China, Laos and Thailand the freelance artist Wolf Rossborg expresses impressions in his studios in Germany and Thailand since 2003.