Wall Street 50 – 2006

Tom Gahan/Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc.

Tom Gahan is the Chief Executive Officer of Deutsche Bank Securities Inc, the US investment banking and Securities arm of German banking colossus Deutsche Bank. The firm offers underwriting, financial advisory services, and mergers and acquisitions assistance, and specializations in the technology and telecommunications equipment industries. Deutsche Bank Securities also provides investment products, brokerage, and financial advice to wealthy individual investors through its Deutsche Bank Alex Brown division.

Gahan is also head of CIB Americas based in New York. He is a member of both the Global Banking Executive Committee and Global Markets Executive Committee and responsible for Deutsche Bank’s corporate and investment banking business across advisory, debt and equity activities in the Americas.

Prior to Deutsche Bank, Gahan spent 11 years at Merrill Lynch in a number of capacities, most recently as Global Head of Credit Trading within the Fixed Income Division. Gahan has a B.A. in Economics from Brown University. He is married with five children and is a third-generation Irish American with roots in county Wexford.