Michael Rolland is the Chief Executive Officer of OMERS Sponsor Corporation. In this role, Michael focus is to lead the Sponsors Corporation Board in the delivery on its key responsibilities related to plan design, contributions, strategy, stabilization reserves and valuation filing.
Known for his business investment track record, genuine interest in people and ability to create value for all stakeholders, Michael has driven success across many initiatives over his 20 years at OMERS. He has a deep and unique understanding of the mandates of both the AC and SC Boards, making him the ideal leader for the SC at this critical next stage of its evolution.
Michael has a diverse background in accounting, commercial finance and a broad range of industry sectors. He holds an Honours degree in Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business at Western University, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants (FCPA) of Ontario.
Combining his business experience with his commitment to giving back, Michael has served on a variety of public, private, charity and community organization boards, both domestically and internationally.
In addition to his role as CEO of OMERS Sponsors Corporation, Michael is also President and Chief Operating Officer, Asia Pacific for OMERS – continuing to oversee OMERS operations, business relationships and the growth opportunities in that region.