He advises on multi-billion M&A deals and works closely with banks and law firms on complex situations.
Roland is a Founding Partner of CNC and a Partner in the London office of Kekst CNC.
Roland has been living in England since 1986, where he was working as a financial markets journalist. Roland focuses on cross-border financial communications, mergers & acquisitions, PE and special situations. He advises on multi-billion M&A deals and works closely with banks and law firms on complex situations.
Roland studied Business and Economics, and in his first career he worked as a Financial and Business journalist in Frankfurt, Hamburg and London. From 1992, he worked in various PR and IR functions at the car manufacturer Daimler, where he was heading Global corporate communications, and LM Ericcson AB in Stockholm and London as head of Global Corporate Affairs.
Mergers and Acquisitions
- Supported, among other mandates, the merger of Linde and Praxair, Vonovia’s various takeovers in Germany, Austria and Sweden, and the merger of Finland’s Konecranes, with various operations of US company Terex.
Restructuring and Bankruptcy
- Supported international wholesale company Metro in its 10 year restructuring from a widespread conglomerate to a focused company.
Crisis Management and Preparedness
- Advised on crisis situations including CEO support in complex situations.