Markus Rolle has been CFO of Telefónica Deutschland Holding AG since August 2017. Prior to this position, he had been Director Controlling of Telefónica Germany since October 2014 and worked closely together in this position with CFO Rachel Empey and CEO Markus Haas. He joined E-Plus more than 18 years ago. During his training he got involved with all relevant fields of the company which led him to work as Business Analyst for the strategic long-term planning in Controlling. From 2004, the graduate of a business degree held various leading positions in the finance departments of the E-Plus Group and the KPN Group, including positions as Director Controlling at E-Plus and as CFO Consumer Mobile in the Netherlands. From November 2013 he significantly helped to prepare the Post Merger Integration (PMI) process between Telefónica Deutschland and E-Plus. He also took over several senior management tasks for subsidiaries and was in charge of their financial topics.
Markus Rolle graduated as a business graduate of Business Administration from the Hochschule für Ökonomie und Management (College for Economics and Management) in Essen. Further he joined various High Potential and Executives programmes. He was born in Gelsenkirchen in 1978, is married and father of two children.