March 15, 2007

Arnab Chanda joins Deutsche Bank Equity Company Research

Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. today announced that Arnab Chanda has joined as a Director in Equity Company Research within the Global Markets division. Chanda will be based in Los Angeles, reporting to Steve Pollard, Managing Director and Americas Head of Company Research.

In his new role, Chanda will cover the Communication IC sector within the semiconductor industry, working closely with the Bank’s existing semiconductor team, which is led by Ross Seymore, Director.

Chanda has covered the semiconductor industry for the past 10 years, most recently as a senior vice president and senior analyst at Lehman Brothers. Prior to working at Lehman Brothers, Chanda was a senior research analyst at BancBoston Robertson Stephens.

“We are pleased to add Arnab and confident that his deep industry knowledge will be complimentary to Ross and our existing team of semiconductor analysts,” said Pollard. “This addition further exemplifies our commitment to covering the sectors that are most important to our clients.”

Chanda earned a BS in Physics and Chemistry from Stanford University.

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