Deutsche Bank’s Strategic Partnership With Google Cloud


White & Case LLP advised Deutsche Bank AG on the deal.

Deutsche Bank AG (Deutsche Bank) closed a strategic, multi-year partnership with Google Cloud aimed at accelerating the bank’s transition to cloud services and the co-innovation of new products and services.

The Deutsche Bank Legal team centrally managed the process with White & Case advising comprehensively on the contractual, regulatory, IP and data protection aspects of the transaction in a trend-setting example of project cooperation between external advisor and a strong in-house team.

Google Cloud provides organizations with leading infrastructure, platform capabilities and industry solutions. Google Cloud delivers enterprise-grade cloud solutions that leverage Google’s cutting-edge technology to help companies operate more efficiently and adapt to changing needs, giving customers a foundation for the future. Customers in more than 150 countries turn to Google Cloud as their trusted partner to solve their most critical business problems.

The White & Case team which advised Deutsche Bank on the transaction was led by partner Detlev Gabel (Frankfurt; Picture) and included partners Martin Munz (Hamburg), Jost Kotthoff and Christian Theissen (both Frankfurt), Adam Chernichaw (New York), Melody Chan (Hong Kong) and Tim Hickman (London), local partner Kirsten Donner (Berlin) and associates Anna Dold (Frankfurt), Ketan Pastakia (New York), Denise Cheung (Hong Kong) and Kristen DiLemmo (London).

Involved fees earner: Melody Chan – White & Case; Adam Chernichaw – White & Case; Denise Cheung – White & Case; Kristen DiLemmo – White & Case; Anna Dold – White & Case; Kirsten Donner – White & Case; Detlev Gabel – White & Case; Tim Hickman – White & Case; Jost Kotthoff – White & Case; Martin Munz – White & Case; Ketan Pastakia – White & Case; Christian Theissen – White & Case;

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