April 7, 2010

Casey Talbot to join Deutsche Bank as Head of High Grade Credit Sales and Co-Head of Credit Sales

Deutsche Bank today announced that Casey Talbot will join as a Managing Director and Head of High Grade Credit Sales and Co-Head of Credit Sales within the Global Markets division. In addition, the Bank announced the appointment of Faris Naber to Head of Non-Investment Grade Sales and Co-Head of Credit Sales. Both Talbot and Naber will be based in New York and report to Lou Jaffe, Managing Director and Head of the Institutional Client Group (ICG) Debt in the Americas.

Talbot will join from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he was head of structured credit sales, and head of fixed income, equity, currency and futures sales and trading for the US Midwest region.

Naber joined the Bank in October from Credit Suisse and was previously a Managing Director and Head of High Yield Sales for ICG. He has 15 years of experience in high yield sales, including 11 years in leveraged finance sales at Goldman Sachs.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Casey to the Bank and Faris to his new role, and we are confident that their experience and leadership skills will benefit our clients and our platform,” said Jaffe. “We are highly committed to maintaining our industry-leading status in the credit markets, and ensuring we have the best people in place as credit markets continue to recover.”

For further information, please call:

Deutsche Bank AG                                

Renee Calabro                                
Phone: +1 (212) 250-5525
E-Mail: renee.calabro@db.com        

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