Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) has appointed Dessy Arteaga as a managing director and senior private banker, effective January 2015.
Arteaga will be responsible for developing and strengthening the bank’s relationships with ultra-high-net-worth clients in Mexico. Based in New York, Arteaga will report to Felipe Godard, head of wealth management in Latin America.
“As we expand our wealth management offering in Latin America, we are committed to attracting the most talented professionals in the industry to serve our clients,” says Godard. “We are thrilled that Dessy has joined the bank, as she will play a critical role in further expanding our platform and deepening our local relationships in Mexico.”
With over 35 years of industry experience, Arteaga will join from J.P. Morgan Private Bank, where she was most recently a managing director and a senior private banker based in New York, specialising in ultra-high-net-worth individuals and families in Mexico. Prior to JP Morgan in New York, Arteaga spent nearly 20 years in Caracas, Venezuela at various firms including JP Morgan, Banco Union SACA and Citigroup.