Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management Hires Thomas Clarke as Head of Lending & Deposit Products, Americas
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) has hired Thomas Clarke as Head of Lending & Deposit Products, Americas, effective September.
“Lending and deposit products are a core part of the service we offer in the Americas. We continue to strengthen our team to ensure we provide our clients with a full suite of high quality solutions across both wealth and asset management.”
In this role, Clarke will lead DeAWM's Lending & Deposit Product business across the Americas region, with overall responsibility for strategy, product development and client service. He will manage a team of specialists who work with bankers and clients to structure bespoke solutions to suit clients' liquidity and funding needs.
Clarke, a Managing Director, will be based in New York. He will report to Balaji Prasanna, Global Head of Lending, Deposit Products and Wealth Planning Solutions, and regionally to Jerry Miller, Head of DeAWM Americas.
Clarke will join from JPMorgan, where he was U.S. Head of Capital Advisory in the Private Bank, responsible for the U.S. wealth management lending business. Before that he was U.S. Head of Banking Products at JPMorgan Securities.
Balaji Prasanna said: "DeAWM is a leading provider of strategic lending and deposit product solutions for clients in the Americas and globally. I am delighted that a professional of Tom's caliber will be joining us to further develop our client offering and spearhead the growth of our regional business."
Jerry Miller said: "Lending and deposit products are a core part of the service we offer in the Americas. We continue to strengthen our team to ensure we provide our clients with a full suite of high quality solutions across both wealth and asset management."
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