Deutsche's Top U.S. Spokesman Leaving

Deutsche's top U.S. public relations official is taking a job outside the financial services industry.
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Deutsche Bank's

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top public relations official in the Americas, Ted Meyer, is leaving the firm next month, a company spokesperson confirmed.

An email statement from Deutsche said that Meyer will leave the firm on September 6th and regional communications will be managed in the interim by Meyer's deputies, with oversight by the global head of communications.

Meyer's next move could not be confirmed and he did not respond to a call or an email message. However, when asked on

Twitter

Wednesday night if he is leaving Deutsche, he wrote, "Yep, got a new job in Tempe... press release should be out soon."

He is currently listed as "vp of communications, First Solar" on the website for the Business Development Institute, a trade group for communications professionals.

First Solar

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is the largest solar energy company in the U.S., is located in Tempe.

First Solar spokespeople did not immediately respond to questions.

Meyer, who had spent several years at Deutsche Bank, worked at

General Electric

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and

UBS

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earlier in his career.

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Written by Dan Freed in New York

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