Mr Sven-Roger von Schilling
Mr Sven-Roger von Schilling
CEO
European CleanTech 1 S.E.
Sven-Roger von Schilling is the founder and CEO of European CleanTech I S.E., one of the very few European special purpose acquisition companies (SPAC) resp. listed shell companies. ECT I raised 115m EUR with its IPO in 2010 and will invest these funds in one European cleantech business, which will subsequently assume ECT’s listing.

Prior to ECT, von Schilling served for 10 years as CFO to a number of listed and privately held cleantech and IT-companies. AS CFO, he successfully managed numerous equity (a.o.two IPOs) and debt financing transactions as well as a number of successful M&A transactions (acquisitions and divestitures) and restructurings. He previously spent four years with Dresdner Bank in corporate banking, then three years with CSC Index, the consulting firm, in Europe and the US, helping to transform some of the world’s most successful businesses, and then almost 3 years with the Monier Group (formerly Lafarge Roofing) as VP Corporate Development.

von Schilling holds an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg School of Management and a B.A. in business administration from the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University/Mannheim.