September 13, 2018

Stephan Wilken appointed Head of Anti-Financial Crime

The Management Board has appointed Stephan Wilken as Head of Anti-Financial Crime and Group Anti-Money Laundering Officer.

Sylvie Matherat, Chief Regulatory Officer, sent out the following message to employees on September 13, 2018


Dear Colleagues,

I am pleased to announce that the Management Board has appointed Stephan Wilken as Head of Anti-Financial Crime and Group Anti-Money Laundering Officer (AMLO) effective 1 October 2018*.

Stephan has been with Deutsche Bank for almost 24 years and was most recently the Global Head of Enterprise Risk Management and Model Risk.

He has held various positions in the bank’s Risk Division in Germany, the UK and India including, amongst others, Chief Risk Officer for Private and Business Clients, where he led the Risk integration with Postbank. He also headed up Asset Management Risk, and Credit Risk and Compliance Operations, and worked for several years as senior credit officer in Emerging Markets.
In his new role, Stephan will report to me and become a member of my Senior Management Team. He will be based in Frankfurt.

Please join me in wishing Stephan all the best for his new assignment.

Best regards,

Sylvie Matherat

Chief Regulatory Officer and member of the Management Board


* Subject to regulatory approvals