Mr. Rollins is the Founder of the second largest student housing company in the world, Campus Crest Group, which at the time of his departure had circa 46,000 beds in 83 properties and 63 unique markets. He grew this company from a start up to this level in 10 years.
Mr. Rollins has significant experience in the creation and financing of specialty vehicles with a focus on high growth enterprises and cultures. He has deep experience in the public markets with two IPOs, as well as leading a publicly quoted company. He has raised over $2.3 billion in debt and equity to fund the growth of Campus Crest.
Additionally, Mr. Rollins served as lead director of the board of Fortegra Financial, one of the leading specialty insurance underwriter and servicer in the U.S. Mr. Rollins is an avid environmentalist and builder of cultures that focus on balancing economic results with both environmental and social stewardship.
He received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with honors from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina and his MBA with a concentration in Finance and Real Estate from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, USA.