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Bill White
Chief Financial Officer and Head of Corporate Development

Bill White is the Chief Financial Officer and Head of Corporate Development at Akero Therapeutics. Prior to joining Akero, Bill spent 18 years as a life-science focused investment banker. He was most recently Head of U.S. Life Sciences Investment Banking at Deutsche Bank, and previously worked at Goldman Sachs and Citigroup. Prior to his time on Wall Street, Bill was an attorney at Sullivan & Cromwell and a Law Clerk to the Honorable Kimba M. Wood of the Southern District of New York. He holds an A.B. from Princeton, a master’s degree from Harvard and a law degree from Columbia.