Deutsche Bank May Hire Troika Founder Derby, Vedomosti Reports

Deutsche Bank AG (DBK) may hire Peter Derby, founder of Troika Dialog, Russia’s oldest investment bank, to replace Igor Lozhevskiy as executive director for the region next year, Vedomosti reported, citing unidentified people familiar with the matter.

Alexander Pertsovsky of Renaissance Capital and former Troika executive Jacques Der Megreditchian are among the other candidates being considered for the position, the Moscow-based newspaper said today. Pertsovsky said he wasn't interested in leaving RenCap, according to Vedomosti.

Deutsche Bank declined to comment, according to a person in the lender's press department in Moscow who wouldn't give her name, citing company policy.

To contact the reporter on this story: Yuliya Fedorinova in Moscow at yfedorinova@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: John Viljoen at jviljoen@bloomberg.net

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.