WORLD TRADE CENTER
OF NEW ORLEANSF. Walker Tucei Jr. was named president of the World Trade Center for 1998. Mr. Tucei is senior partner of Arthur Andersen LLP.
Other elected officers are President-elect Patricia C. Denechaud (president, Crescent City Consultants); Vice Presidents Peter Bordeaux (president, chairman and chief executive, American Craft Brewing International Ltd.), Dennis E. Kelly (general counsel, American MetroComm Corp.) and H. Ivens Robinson (president and chief financial officer, Robinson Lumber Co.).
DEUTSCHE MORGAN GRENFELL
Geoffrey Dennis was named head of global emerging markets strategy at the investment banking arm of Deutsche Bank Group.
Mr. Dennis comes from HSBC James Capel, where he was global emerging markets strategist and head of Latin American research. At James Capel, and before that at Bear Stearns & Co., Mr. Dennis was responsible for establishing and developing the Latin American equity research products.
At DMG, Mr. Dennis will work closely with David Folkerts-Landau, the recently appointed global emerging markets debt strategist. Folkerts-Landau joined the bank from the International Monetary Fund, where he was head of the capital markets division.