Since 2004 Sébastien Rolland has acted as Managing Director of Dr. Arend Oetker Holding GmbH & Co. KG, an investment holding of Dr. Arend Oetker, owner of Hero Group (Switzerland), current chairman of the German Council on foreign relations (DGAP e.V.) and former Vice President of BDI (Federation of German industries).
As Managing Director, Sébastien, is responsible for several companies operating in various industries such as oil bunkering, metal scrap trading, financial services, education services, shipping and seed. He has played a leading role in the sale of several portfolio companies such as the Bominflot Group, an international oil trading company with revenues in excess of 2.8 billion USD. He has extensive experience in restructuring companies, valuation of assets and potential investments, balance sheet policy and risk assessment.
Since 2012 Sébastien has been a Board Member of Tramp Schiffahrt the parent company of TT-Line, a shipping company that owns and operates a commercial fleet in the Baltic Sea.
Sébastien has a degree in business administration and a Master with honours in finance with a special focus on future and option markets from Dauphine University in Paris.