(PRESS RELEASE) FRANKFURT AM MAIN, 24-Jun-2019 — /EuropaWire/ — Deutsche Bank announces the appointment of Kevin Burke as Head of Institutional and Treasury Coverage, Asia Pacific. In 2018 the business was created to consolidate and strengthen multiple interfaces between the bank and its clients globally. It has 1500 staff in 78 cities globally to deliver the Corporate & Investment Bank to clients.
Burke was Global Head of Financial Markets Sales for two years in Standard Chartered where he rejoins Deutsche Bank.
Prior to this, he played a key role in making Deutsche Bank one of the leading investment banking providers in Asia Pacific as the Head of Deutsche Bank’s Institutional Client Group for Asia Pacific.
Deutsche Bank has positive momentum in the region, ranking equal 6th in Coalition’s industry revenue league tables for FY 2018, up from equal 7th at the half year. In Corporate Finance APAC, Deutsche Bank was highlighted as being one of the two strongest performers in the region versus 2017.
Burke will be responsible for client coverage strategy across the region, in this newly-created role. This includes coordinating client prioritisation and engagement to drive the bank’s growth strategy. Kevin Burke will report to Louise Kitchen, Head of Institutional and Treasury Coverage based in London, and Werner Steinmueller, CEO Asia Pacific based in Hong Kong and he will be based in Singapore.
“Kevin Burke has a deep understanding of our priority client group in the region and is a great re-hire for Deutsche Bank. We have regained market share in key sectors in APAC and Kevin’s expertise and network, built over 25 years, will accelerate that momentum,” commented Louise Kitchen, Head of Institutional and Treasury Coverage based in London.
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Deutsche Bank AG
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+44 (0) 207 545 5459 / +44 (0) 207 545 7866
SOURCE: Deutsche Bank AG