April 22, 2008

Robert Ebert named Americas Head of Equity Sales at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. today announced that Rob Ebert, Managing Director, has been appointed Head of Equity Sales for the Americas, in the Institutional Client Group, the integrated sales force within the Global Markets division. Ebert will be based in New York and report to Fred Brettschneider, Managing Director and Americas Head of Global Markets. In his new role, Ebert will oversee cash equity sales, sales trading, program sales, international sales and sales trading, equity derivatives sales, hedge fund capital group and global prime finance sales in the Americas.

Ebert joined the firm in 1996 as Global Head of Asia-Pacific sales trading, and since has held a number of senior management roles in Asia, Europe and North America. Most recently, Ebert was responsible for European Execution Services Sales in London, which combines program trading sales, cash equity sales trading, DMA and algorithmic sales and international sales trading.

"Rob's diverse product expertise as well as his international experience will be a huge asset to our United States franchise," said Brettschneider.

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