July 22, 2009

Deutsche Bank appoints Rick Striano as Regional Product Head of Trade and Financial Supply Chain, Americas

Deutsche Bank today announced that Rick Striano has been appointed Director and Regional Product Head, Trade and Financial Supply Chain, Americas, for its Global Transaction Banking (GTB) business. Based in New York, he will report to Jon Richman, Managing Director and Global Product Head, Trade and Financial Supply Chain.

Striano spent more than 20 years in a number of senior product and sales management roles in the area of trade finance, risk management and electronic settlement systems. Most recently, he managed the product sales organization for JPMorgan’s emerging payments solutions, including commercial cards, Order to Pay and other electronic payment and settlement solutions in support of the Bank’s large corporate clients globally.

Deutsche Bank’s Jon Richman said, “We are enhancing our team to address our clients’ increasing need for trade finance and financial supply chain solutions that help them better manage risk and working capital. Rick’s extensive trade experience along with his track record for innovation will help us broaden and deepen our trade and financial supply chain product set.”

Striano earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and International Business from Pace University.

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