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Deutsche Bank Reviews

Updated February 27, 2015
Updated February 27, 2015
448 Reviews
3.0
448 Reviews
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Deutsche Bank Co-Chairmen & CEO Jürgen Fitschen & Anshu Jain
Jürgen Fitschen & Anshu Jain
448 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good work-life balance and a global footprint help one explore the corners of the world (in 109 reviews)

  • Change is the only constant - a highly dynamic work environment (in 70 reviews)


Cons
  • No work life balance; morale could go down at times (in 47 reviews)

  • a culture of long hours where they aren't required (in 63 reviews)

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  1.  

    Good Company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Managing Director in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Managing Director in New York, NY

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank

    Pros

    Innovative products, middle management who cares

    Cons

    Too Many Senior Managers doing nothing , too much dead wood, too many changes and has a hard time retaining good talent due to poor compensation

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take better care of existing people

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    A bit more chaotic than you might think

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Vice President in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Vice President in New York, NY

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    High quality and hardworking people. Delivery is at the forefront of everyone's mind.

    Cons

    Lots of politics at higher levels. Things get done but in a chaotic and difficult environment. Comp has been lackluster and will continue to be so with the current focus on cost cutting.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    VP

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank

    Pros

    Flat structure. Great work-life balance. Fairly easy to get VP promotion.

    Cons

    Too much offshoring. Needs to establish better processes and controls if using offshore resources.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Good flexibility

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank

    Pros

    Flexibility and mobility is good at this company

    Cons

    Not so good pay. Other banks can pay better

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Too many changes happening too frequently

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Great place to work!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Graduate Program in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Graduate Program in New York, NY

    I worked at Deutsche Bank full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    This company is great, cares about its people and provides a good matrix of support to help navigate the firm

    Cons

    This company has had bad press given existing market conditions and is slow to react to counteract any reputation that might be settling in

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make sure proactive on keeping costs low whilst still aidint staff to grow and develop

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Very structured, with more layers than an onion.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Art Director in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Art Director in New York, NY

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank

    Pros

    Flexible work hours, great pay, consistent environment

    Cons

    Tedious work, stuffy dress code

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Frankfurt should listen to NYC more.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Yes

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank

    Pros

    people, product, placement, test, services

    Cons

    salary, hours, load, money, moolah

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    analyst

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jacksonville, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jacksonville, FL

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    front office role with trading experience

    Cons

    high pressure and long working hours

    Doesn't Recommend
  10.  

    Good working environment, but some challenges with a large organization

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in New York, NY

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank

    Pros

    Interesting dynamic work, great colleagues, great training program for entry-level college hires

    Cons

    Perennial challenges of a large multinational bank: very bureaucratic, regulatory/compliance arms can be a pain to handle, basic office functions (IT, HR) can be lacking

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more transparent, commit to retaining top talent and building strong relationship with clients, especially in the Americas

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Review

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Operations Analyst in Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - Operations Analyst in Jacksonville, FL

    I worked at Deutsche Bank

    Pros

    Good place o work at

    Cons

    Could be better if management wanted to

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more Employee-centered

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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