Rollo is a financial and corporate communications specialist with extensive experience advising public and private clients on complex communications challenges and global business stories. He has advised a wide portfolio of clients on strategic positioning and reputation management, M&A; both hostile and defence, IPOs, trade sales and general senior management counsel across the financial and business services, natural resources and technology sectors.
Rollo’s communications experience includes in-house communications, media relations, issues and crisis management, investor and government relations. He was seconded as the head of communications for Maersk Oil UK and advised Rosneft on its $56 billion acquisition of TNK-BP. Other work includes the IPOs of Gulf Marine Services and Clipper Logistics, trade sale support for one of the world’s largest Private Equity funds and significant corporate and legal defence work.
Prior to joining Lansons Rollo worked at Bell Pottinger and, has experience outside the PR world, having previously been the COO for Odgers Berndtson Middle East and served in the British Army as an infantry Officer in the Scots Guards.