Skerritt will report to Werner Steinmueller, Head of Global Transaction Banking and member of Deutsche Bank’s Group Executive Committee. Skerritt will also report to Jacques Brand, Chief Executive Officer, North America, and member of the Group Executive Committee. Skerritt will be based in New York.
Werner Steinmueller said: 'We are delighted about Susan’s appointment as we continue to invest in transaction banking, globally and in the Americas region. Her experience and in-depth knowledge of the transaction banking industry make her ideally suited to lead and drive the growth of our franchise in the Americas'.
Jacques Brand said: 'Transaction banking continues to be a key pillar of Deutsche Bank Americas. I am confident that with Susan’s breadth of experience, she will add to the momentum we are experiencing in the region'.
Skerritt will join Deutsche Bank with more than 30 years of transaction banking experience covering cash management, global custody, corporate trust, treasury services and trade finance. Most recently she was Executive Vice President and Global Head of Business Strategy and Market Solutions, Treasury Services at BNY Mellon.