June 19, 2006

MacDonald joins Deutsche Asset Management as Global Head of Institutional Marketing

Deutsche Asset Management announced today that Lynn MacDonald has been named as Global Head of Institutional Marketing. MacDonald joins the firm from Alliance Capital Management, where she was a Managing Director responsible for Institutional Marketing.

Based in New York, MacDonald is responsible for Deutsche Asset Management's global Institutional Marketing activities, with a particular focus on developing a coordinated strategy for communicating the strength and breadth of the firm's worldwide platform.  She reports to Roelfien Kuijpers, Global Head of the Institutional Business and Global Head of Marketing for Deutsche Asset Management.

"Lynn joins Deutsche Asset Management at a time of tremendous potential for the institutional business," said Kuijpers. "Institutional clients are increasingly demanding investment solutions across a wider range of asset classes and geographic locations. A coordinated client marketing program will better enable us to deliver our global investment platform and expertise."

MacDonald holds a MS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.


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