Sascha Hein commenced his training in dental technology in his native country of Germany from which he graduated in 1997. He then subsequently worked in a number of dental laboratories in Germany, Italy, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates. In 2001 he completed further studies in dental ceramics under Masahiro Kuwata in Tokyo, Japan. In 2004/05 he attended Master School in Freiburg, Germany where he graduated top of school and state. In 2007 Sascha Hein was inducted into the international Oral Design group by founder Willi Geller. Since 2010 he is a member of the Bio-Emulation group which enabled him to conduct independent scientific research to better understand the optical properties of natural teeth. He has authored numerous publications and lectures internationally. After ten years in Perth, Western Australia he now lives in the south of Germany again.