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William J. Wheeler

William J. Wheeler, director, is president of Athene Holding Ltd. Mr. Wheeler oversees Athene’s business units, which includes its retail and institutional insurance operations, and also its corporate development and risk activities. Prior to joining Athene, Mr. Wheeler was President of the Americas group for MetLife Inc., where he oversaw the insurance and retirement business in the United States and Latin America. Previously, Mr. Wheeler had been Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at MetLife. Prior to joining MetLife, Mr. Wheeler was an investment banker at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. Mr. Wheeler has an AB from Wabash College, where he is now a member of the board of trustees, and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He also serves on the boards of Athora Holding Ltd., Venerable Holdings, Inc. and the American Council of Life Insurers.