September 18, 2006

Deutsche Bank appoints Paul Roffey and Mark Wiggin to the Trust & Securities Services Team in Asia

Deutsche Bank today announced the appointment of Paul Roffey and Mark Wiggin as Directors in its Trust & Securities Services (TSS) business, part of the Global Transaction Banking division, in Asia. These are newly created roles to support the Bank’s expansion of this service offering in the region. Roffey and Wiggin will join the existing sales team and report to Matt Tuck, Director and Business Head of TSS’s Global Debt & Structured Finance Services in Asia.

Based in Hong Kong, Roffey is responsible for sales coverage and marketing of TSS products and services for Australia and markets within the North East Asia region, including Korea, and cross border transactions from Japan. Singapore-based Wiggin will focus on the growth of the business for the South East Asia region, comprising Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.

In announcing their appointments, Tuck said: “Roffey and Wiggin are strong additions to the team, bringing extensive product experience and regional knowledge to their roles.”

“We continue to see tremendous growth and development in the TSS business throughout
Asia. These appointments mark Deutsche Bank’s commitment to further strengthen our existing team and to continue to consolidate our position as one of the leading providers of trust, agency, depositary and related services to Asian clients,” added Tuck.

Roffey has 15 years of experience in institutional trust services. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, he was head of Trust Company Sales for Asia and Australia with JP Morgan in Hong Kong. Roffey graduated from the Swinburne Institute of Technology with a Diploma of Business (Accounting).

Wiggin was also previously with JP Morgan in Hong Kong, as Vice President for Asia Global Debt and Worldwide Securities Services. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in History and Politics from the City University of London.

For further information, please call

Pwai Foon Tang
(65) 6423 8189

About Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank is a leading global investment bank with a strong and profitable private clients franchise. A leader in Germany and Europe, the bank is continuously growing in North America, Asia and key emerging markets. With Euro 1,058 billion in assets and 65,435 employees in 73 countries, Deutsche Bank offers unparalleled financial services throughout the world. The bank competes to be the leading global provider of financial solutions for demanding clients creating exceptional value for its shareholders and people.

Deutsche Bank’s Trust & Securities Services business, part of Global Transaction Banking, is one of the leading providers of trustee, agent, depositary, registrar, SPV management and related services for a wide range of debt financings including bonds, medium term note and commercial paper programs, asset backed and mortgage backed securities, collateralized debt obligations, project financings, escrows and syndicated loans. It is also one of the leading depositaries for American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) and Global Depositary Receipts (GDRs), and, through a fully integrated network of specialist offices worldwide, provides domestic custody services in 28 securities markets.