On March 16, 2012, the Supervisory Board appointed Dr. Stephan Leithner, Stuart Wilson Lewis and Henry Ritchotte members of the Management Board of Deutsche Bank AG effective June 1, 2012, until May 31, 2015.
Dr. Stephan Leithner, CEO Europe (excluding Germany and the United Kingdom), is responsible for Human Resources, Legal & Compliance and Government & Regulatory Affairs. As Chief Risk Officer (CRO), Stuart Wilson Lewis has responsibility for market, credit, and operational risk. Henry Ritchotte, Chief Operating Officer (COO), is responsible for Technology, Operations and Strategy.
With effect from the end of the Annual General Meeting on May 31, 2012, Dr. Josef Ackermann stepped down from the bank’s Management Board, as did Dr. Hugo Bänziger and Herrmann-Josef Lamberti at the end of the day on May 31, 2012.
Jürgen Fitschen and Anshuman Jain became Co-Chairmen of Deutsche Bank AG upon the conclusion of the Annual General Meeting on May 31, 2012.
Dr. Clemens Börsig, Dr. Theo Siegert and Maurice Lévy resigned from the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Bank AG with the conclusion of the Annual General Meeting on May 31, 2012. Dr. Paul Achleitner, member of the Management Board of Allianz SE (until May 31, 2012), Peter Löscher, Chairman of the Management Board of Siemens AG, and Professor Dr. Klaus Rüdiger Trützschler, member of the Management Board of Haniel & Cie. GmbH (until April 30, 2012) were elected to the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Bank AG for a term of five years at the Annual General Meeting on May 31, 2012. Gerd Herzberg stepped down from his office as member of the Supervisory Board as per May 31, 2012. Effective June 1, 2012, he was replaced for the remainder of the term of office by Rudolf Stockem, elected substitute member by the employee representatives on May 8, 2008.
At its subsequent meeting, the Supervisory Board elected Dr. Paul Achleitner its Chairman.