Deutsche Bank Wealth Management announces two leadership hires

Date: 01 Nov 2019


Deutsche Bank Wealth Management has appointed Gregor Hirt as Global Head of Wealth Discretionary and Marwa Alani as Head of the London Middle East desk.

Hirt joins from Vontobel where he was Head of Multi Asset Solutions and Chief Strategist for the Group. In his role, Hirt will oversee the Wealth Discretionary Portfolio Management activities globally and be responsible for growing the asset base in Wealth Discretionary. He will be based in Frankfurt.

In his more than 20 years of professional experience, Hirt has held many senior leadership positions at UBS, Schroders and Credit Suisse including Regional Chief Investment Officer (CIO) and Regional Head and Chief Strategist roles. He has been based in both Zurich and New York, and has covered institutional clients, foundations, sovereign wealth funds and UHNWIs.

Alani joins from Emirates NBD where she was the Head of the United Arab Emirates (UAE)/Pan Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Private Banking Team. She will take on the role of Head of the London Middle East desk, continuing the buildout in the UK market.

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