November 6, 2006

Deutsche Bank appoints Stephane Farouze as Global Head of Fund Derivatives Structuring and Origination

Deutsche Bank today announced the appointment of Stephane Farouze as Global Head of Fund Derivatives Structuring and Origination, reporting to Richard Carson, Managing Director, Head of Complex Equity & Co-Head of Synthetic Equity and Wayne Felson Managing Director, Head of Complex Risk, Global Rates.

Farouze, who will be based in London, joins the bank from Paradigm Global Advisors, where he was a partner responsible for marketing and structuring.  Previously he was at Société Générale Asset Management (SGAM), where he was the global head of structuring for alternative investments.  In his new role, effective immediately, Farouze will be responsible for the origination and structuring of mutual and hedge fund derivatives.

Richard Carson, Managing Director, Head of Complex Equity & Co-Head of Synthetic Equity, said, "Stephane's appointment reflects our commitment to the fund derivatives market, one of the highest-potential growth areas of the investment products market.”

Wayne Felson Managing Director, Head of Complex Risk, Global Rates commented: “Stephane brings a wealth of experience to Deutsche Bank and his appointment will further our substantial presence in this area.”


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