Rolf Gesen, Real Estate Agent at Cowan and Zellers Real Estate in Concord NH

Rolf Gesen



Rolf Gesen joined the Cowan and Zellers team in 2018 and became a co-owner/partner at the firm in 2020. Rolf’s family has been in Concord for 8+ generations and he is a currently the 4th generation resident of the family farm in Concord.


Rolf had a 35-year career in the property casualty insurance industry, serving as President of Concord’s Phenix Mutual Fire Insurance Company and as Chief Risk Officer of Motorists Mutual Insurance Company in Columbus, Ohio. He has a BA from Wittenberg University and a MBA from the University of New Hampshire. In addition, he holds a Certified Risk Management Professional (CRMP) designation from the Risk and Insurance Management Society.


Rolf has been very active in the community, serving on many non-profit boards and committees over the years. Currently, he is serving as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors for YMCA Camp Coniston and as a committee member for various Concord Hospital Trust events. Rolf has been very active in youth activities in the Concord area. He, and his wife Stuart, raised their four kids in Hopkinton, where he was a coach with the Hopkinton Soccer Club. He was also an advisor to the Senior High Youth Group at South Congregational Church where he is a life-long member.


Rolf brings a vast knowledge of the Concord area and its people. He is excited to use this knowledge to help people, both long-timers and new comers, find their home in the Concord area.