Frankfurt/Main, 1 July 2014 – DVB Bank SE (ISIN DE0008045501), the Frankfurt-based global transport finance specialist, announced today that Mr Felix Ulbricht (47) will be appointed Head of the Bank’s Container, Car Carrier, Intermodal & Ferry Group based in Hamburg, New York and Singapore, with effect from 1 July 2014.
Mr Ulbricht was Head of Deutsche Shipping Asia since 2008, where he was responsible for establishing Deutsche Bank AG’s market presence in Asian shipping finance. Previously he had worked for Deutsche Bank Group between 2005 and 2008, including a position as Vice President at Schiffshypothekenbank zu Lübeck AG, and subsequently as Director with responsibility for shipping finance with clients in the USA, Turkey and Germany.
Ralf Bedranowsky, Member of DVB Bank SE’s Board of Managing Directors, under whose responsibilities the Bank’s Shipping Finance business falls, commented:
“The shipping industry remains an attractive market for DVB, and a market where we want to further expand our outstanding position and focused expertise. With Felix Ulbricht, we will strengthen our management team with an internationally-renowned shipping finance expert who also brings with him many years of extensive experience in Corporate Finance. This combination of expertise is important to our clients, and will help us to remain a sought-after partner to the global shipping industry.”
About DVB Bank SE:
DVB Bank SE, headquartered in Frankfurt/Main, Germany, is the leading specialist in the international transport finance business. The Bank offers integrated financing solutions and advisory services in respect of Shipping Finance, Aviation Finance, Offshore Finance and Land Transport Finance. DVB is present at all key international financial centres and transport hubs: at its Frankfurt/Main head office, as well as various European locations (Amsterdam, Athens, Bergen, Hamburg, London, Oslo and Zurich), plus offices in the Americas (New York City and Curaçao) and in Asia (Singapore and Tokyo). DVB Bank SE is listed at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (ISIN: DE0008045501). Further information is available on www.dvbbank.com.