After studying civil engineering, Jochen Eid started his career in 2003 as head of planning department in the Bavarian road construction administration in Regensburg. From 2008 to 2012 he returned to the chair for the construction of land transport routes at the Technical University of Munich, where he received his PhD with the degree “Magna cum laude”. He then worked as a project manager in the Bavarian State Building Administration. Since 2017 he has been division manager at Autobahn GmbH Südbayern and is responsible for the planning and construction department. Jochen Eid lives with his wife and children in Landshut.