May 22, 2008

Deutsche Bank makes key hires in Russia

Deutsche Bank has today announced the appointment of key management and staff in its leading Russian franchise, following the announcement earlier this week of Igor Lojevsky’s appointment as Chief Country Officer.

  • Tim Wiswell and Jack Busta have been appointed co head of equity sales and trading
  • Batubay Ozkan has been appointed head of debt trading in Russia
  • Pavel Dimitriev has been appointed head of corporate coverage for Global Markets
  • Mikhail Seleznev and Yaroslov Lissovolik have been appointed co heads of equity research in Russia

Commenting on these appointments, Dalinc Ariburnu, global head of emerging markets for its Global Markets division, said, “Russia is a key component of Deutsche Bank’s highly successful emerging markets franchise. These new hires will support the ongoing growth of this business as we continue to be the leading investment bank in Russia by offering both local and international clients the widest range of products and services.”

In addition to senior management appointments above, Deutsche Bank has also made a number of other significant hires:

In equity sales and trading:

  • Alexei Bolshakov and Patrick Uebel as sales people within international sales
  • David Johnson as a sales trader
  • Sergei Suverov as salesperson focusing on domestic sales

In debt trading:

  • Alexander Ponomarenko as head of illiquid credit, private equity and real estate

In equity research:
  • Bob Kommers, leading the team covering industrials and banking
  • Igor Semenov, covering telecoms
  • Tatiana Kopoustina, covering oil and gas
  • Brady Martin, covering retail

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Deutsche Bank

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+44 20 7545 4249
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