Yannik was born in Stuttgart, Germany. At an early age, "he had always found immense joy in imitating voices and perform some acting. A few years later, he found his way into the voice acting industry. He also have been involved on a number of small animation projects, abridged series, one of his favorite video games and even a song or two. He intends to make the voice acting seriously as a profession. He finds that in this industry, there will be more opportunities for him and he will try to breach into new areas of the creative business."