December 1, 2005

Roger Packham appointed as Regional Trade Finance Head, Asia Pacific

Deutsche Bank is pleased to announce Roger Packham as Regional Trade Finance Head - Global Transaction Banking (GTB), Asia Pacific, effective immediately.  Based in Singapore, Roger reports directly to Thomas DuCharme, Regional Head of Trade Finance and Cash Management Corporates - GTB for Asia Pacific.

Roger joins Deutsche Bank from Citigroup where he spent the past 8 years and where he most recently held the position of Regional Trade Services Product Manager Asia Pacific, Global Transaction Services. Prior to that, he covered senior positions in Westpac Banking and HSBC in various locations including United Kingdom, Hong Kong and Australia. Roger is an Associate with the Chartered Institute of Bankers, London.

"Roger will be responsible for building revenue momentum through target market expansion, focussed product strategy and product management as well as the development of new trade programs around exporter initiatives. His wide experience and in-depth industry knowledge of the market will further strengthen our established trade finance footprint in Asia," said Thomas DuCharme.

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