Roland Folz is the CEO of solarisBank, the first banking platform with an own banking license. Folz has over 25 years of experience in the banking and financial services sector, with additional senior management expertise in the mobility and telecoms industries. He joined solarisBank from Deutsche Bank, where he spent almost 8 years in various regional and global CFO responsibilities. Prior to Deutsche Bank he held executive roles within the T-Com/T-Home division for Deutsche Telekom AG and was CEO of DaimlerChrysler Bank AG. As Co-CEO of Direkt Anlage Bank AG, he expanded Germanys first discount broker into 6 European countries, eventually taking the company public in 1999.