February 2, 2010

Deutsche Bank adds two equity sales traders to Chicago office

Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. today announced two hires within its Global Markets division in Chicago. Chris O’Hea and Robert Garofolo have joined as Directors in the firm’s Institutional Client Group, reporting to Greg Kiesel, Managing Director and Head of Chicago Equity Sales.

O’Hea joins from Credit Suisse, where he spent nine years as an equity sales trader covering the Midwest. Garofolo joins from Cantor Fitzgerald, where he was a director and Midwest equity sales trader. Prior to joining Cantor in 2006, Garofolo was an equity sales trader at Lehman Brothers for seven years.

“We are pleased to broaden our coverage in Chicago and welcome Chris and Robert to our team,” said Robert Ebert, Managing Director and Head of the Institutional Client Group, Equity in North America. “This expansion reflects the continued growth of our US cash equity business, and the importance of the Midwest region.”

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Deutsche Bank, Media Relations
Renee Calabro
+1 212-250-5525

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