Roland A. Jansen, from The Netherlands, holds a degree in Business Administration (lic.oec.HSG) from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland.
worked in New York, London and Zurich, Switzerland, as a financial consultant for Merrill Lynch
and Cargill Investor Services.
He has also been a Senior Vice President for the British bank Coutts & Co in Zurich.
is the author of "Profits from Natural Resources", John Wiley & Sons
, New York, (1998) where he
forecasted correctly the end of the bear markets and the new supercycle in commodities.
is appearing regularly on the USA, Asian Pacific, British, French and German channels of Bloomberg Television as well as CNBC to give his
views on commodity trends.
He is the CIO of Mother Earth Investments AG in Pfäffikon (Switzerland) and Mother Earth Plantations Ltd Singapore.
He is also a partner in Juno Mother Earth Asset Management LLC.
The companies issue the "Mother Earth
Index" the first "second generation" global index of natural resources.
The Group manages assets in natural resources for banks, private clients, pension funds and family offices in several funds and certificates.
is also launching the world's first private equity fund in Jatropha plantations to produce clean biodiesel and biokerosine.
is fluent in Dutch, German, French, English and Swiss German.
has a good working knowledge of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese.
Mother Earth Investments