Australia Media Release Sydney, January 31, 2022

Deutsche Bank appoints David Garcia Capel as Head of Financial Sponsor Coverage for Australia

Deutsche Bank today announced that David Garcia Capel will join as Head of Financial Sponsor Coverage for Australia.

David brings over 21 years of industry experience, including the last 16 years at Deutsche Bank in both London and Sydney. David will transfer from his current role, where he was most recently Head of Loan Syndicate, based in London. Prior to this, David worked in Australia’s Origination and Advisory team in Sydney and focused on Financial Sponsors coverage. Prior to that, David worked in Citigroup’s M&A group in London and Sydney.

Hugh Macdonald, Deutsche Bank’s Head of Investment Banking Coverage & Advisory for Australia, said: “We look forward to welcoming David into the team to lead our Financial Sponsors coverage effort. With a broad range of sponsors in Australia looking for innovative financing structures and solutions, we will benefit from David’s global connectivity, along with his local experience in financing and M&A.”

Mayooran Elalingam, Head of Investment Banking Coverage & Advisory for Asia Pacific, added: “We are delighted to welcome David to the region, as we continue to invest in our Australia business, a key strategic market for our Origination and Advisory platform in Asia Pacific.”

Deutsche Bank’s Origination and Advisory business provides strategic advisory and financing solutions to corporates, financial institutions, financial sponsors and sovereigns from around the world. The team leverages the bank’s strong international network to provide large scale, bespoke solutions across both coverage areas and products.