June 16, 2010

Deutsche Bank strengthens Global Prime Finance Technology

Deutsche Bank today announced two additions to Group Technology and Operations for Global Prime Finance, a business dedicated to developing and supporting technology for its industry-leading* Global Prime Finance business within the Firm’s Global Markets division.

Anthony Graffeo joined as a Director and Head of Technical Architecture for Global Prime Finance. Graffeo joined from JPMorgan, where he was a manager in the technology group for prime brokerage and clearing services. Prior to JPMorgan, he was a managing partner of iDATA Corporation, Inc., where he provided technology consulting for large banks. Graffeo reports to Sanjay Chojar, Managing Director and Head of Global Prime Finance Information Technology.

Sunita Vaswani has joined as a Director and Head of User Experience for Global Prime Finance. Vaswani joined from JP Morgan, where she was a manager in the user experience group. Prior to JP Morgan, Vaswani spent 11 years at MYOB US, Inc., most recently as a manager in user experience. Vaswani reports to Prasad Yenamandra, Director and Head of Functional Architecture for Global Prime Finance.

“Technical architecture and user experience are key elements of GPF’s first-class technology system,” said Chojar. “We are confident that Anthony and Sunita will help us maintain our edge and ensure our platform is fully integrated with the latest technology.”

*For the past three years, Deutsche Bank has been named ‘Best in Class’ in Global Custodian’s annual Prime Brokerage Survey.

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