Deutsche's technology head honcho

I gather you're in New York at the moment, although you're based in Frankfurt?

Yes, my role is a global one and so I work with a large team in New York as well as in Singapore, Australia and Tokyo.

Can you tell me a bit about Deutsche Asset Management?

We're the buy-side arm of Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Asset Management is a retail buy-side organisation. We have about €560 billion under management as of 30 June, 2007, we have an alternatives branch – we manage hedge funds and funds of funds – a l