Brian Nolan has taken up the position of head of Equities Research in Asia at Deustche Bank. He was previously director and chief operating oficer for global fixed income research and economics at Credit Suisse First Boston (CSFB) in London.

Will Hamilton, head of Deutsche Bank Global Equities, Asia, said, "I am confident that Brian will prove to be a very valuable asset. He will cement an already outstanding team of analysts which has the potential to be one of the highest rated teams in Asia."

Richard Beaurepaire, head of Equities Research, Asia Pacific, added, "This announcement reinforces our commitment to delivering an integrated research product across the region. Brian will significantly enhance our already strong capability in Asia."