Zeynep joined Deutsche Bank’s International Private Bank (IPB) in September 2022 as Chief Investment Officer (CIO) for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. Based in London as part of the IPB’s global CIO organization, she is responsible for developing the EMEA (ex-Germany) house view and presenting it to clients, media and other stakeholders. Zeynep is also a voting member of the IPB’s Multi Asset Investment Committee (MIC). Before joining Deutsche Bank, Zeynep worked for Citigroup in various senior leadership roles in its Wealth and Institutional Markets businesses, across Istanbul, London and New York. In her last role, Zeynep was the Head of Capital Markets, North America and Latin America for Citigroup Global Wealth. She has also worked for Citigroup Global Markets in London from 2005, starting her career at Citibank Corporate Bank in its Istanbul office in 2000. Zeynep holds a Bachelor’s degree in economics from Middle East Technical University in Turkey and studied Russian language and literature at Ankara University.