June 18, 2010

Deutsche Bank expands global consumer coverage platform

Jonathan Tretler to join as a Managing Director in New York

Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. today announced that Jonathan Tretler will join the firm’s Consumer group as a Managing Director, focusing on the Bank’s food and beverage client universe. He will be based in New York, reporting to Keith Wargo and Scott Bell, Global Co-Heads of the Consumer group.

Tretler will join Deutsche Bank in late summer following a 13-year career at UBS covering Food and Beverage and Consumer companies.

“The food and beverage space is of critical importance to the Bank as we expand our global consumer coverage capabilities,” said Wargo.  “Jonathan brings extensive experience to the Consumer platform, and we’re confident that his expertise will further enhance our efforts in this key market.”

Tretler earned a BA in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA in Finance from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

For further information, please call:

Deutsche Bank AG                                

John Gallagher                        
Phone: +1 (212) 250-4516

Scott Helfman                        
Phone: +1 (212) 250-5602

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