Apparently, he left about three months ago, but Deutsche kept the departure under wraps. The bank is not commenting and it has not appointed a successor.
As of November 1, Deutsche ranked seventh in the region for completed MA deals, according to Dealogic. It had advised on $20 billion worth of deals, as compared with top ranked Goldman Sachs’s $42.9 billion.
Paterson could not be reached for comment, but sources at Deutsche said they were under the impression he had left investment banking.