Godo Röben completed a degree in Management in Trade in Bremen, Oxford, and Edinburgh. In 2001, he became a member of the management board of Rügenwalder Mühle, the food manufacturer Bad Zwischenahn. In addition, he also assumed responsibility for the Research & Development management division in 2014. Since the beginning of 2017, Röben has been acting as Managing Director for Marketing and Research & Development. In addition, he is a member of the Board of Trustees of the German Marketing Association in Frankfurt; a member of the Federal Food and Commerce Commission of the German Economic Council, which advises the government; an advisory board member of the Federal Association of Alternative Proteins, and, since 2019, an advisory board member of the start-up “the nu company”, which produces vegan chocolate. From 2011 to 2014, Röben was a member of the board of directors at Marché Mövenpick (Zurich).