July 26, 2010

Deutsche Bank hires Greg Sommer as Head of Energy M&A

Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. today announced that Greg Sommer will join the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions group as a Managing Director and Head of Energy M&A for the Americas. He will be based in New York and will report to Bruce Evans, Head of M&A for the Americas.

Sommer will join Deutsche Bank after 13 years at Citigroup, where he was most recently a Managing Director and Head of Energy M&A responsible for advising clients on a broad range of M&A and capital markets transactions across the energy sector.

“We are extremely pleased to have Greg on board as we continue to further strengthen our M&A franchise in the region,” said Bruce Evans. “He has a solid background and a great track record that will complement our existing strengths and help build upon the tremendous momentum we have achieved this year.”

Sommer earned a B.A. in Economics from Bucknell University.

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