Frank graduated from Trent University in the UK and got his PhD. in Microbiology at the Albert- Ludwigs university in Freiburg im Breisgau. Most of his professional career was spent at Pfizer in the fields of Microbiology and QC at the Illertissen site. Since 2014 Frank has been an independent laboratory consultant providing operational support to pharmaceutical clients. He is currently based in Saerbeck, North Rhine- Westphalia.