Deutsche Bank has announced the appontment of Saleh Romeih has joined the firm as managing director and head of debt capital markets/corporate coverage group in Asia. Effective immediately, the Singapore-based banker will report to Rahul Mookerjee, Deutsche's Hong Kong-based managing director and head of the investor and issuer coverage group in Asia.

In his new post, Romeih will assume responsibility for issuer and corporate client coverage in Asia, including DCM, derivatives and structured finance.

He moves to Singapore from Deutsche Bank in London where he was most recently involved in the development of the client coverage across Central Europe, the Middle East and Africa (CEMA).

Romeih arrived at Deutsche in 1999 following the merger with Banker's Trust. At the latter, he had been responsible for derivatives sales to Eastern European and Middle Eastern corporates and financial institutions. He joined Banker's Trust in 1994.