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Chet Akiri

Chief Operating Officer

With more than 20 years of experience leading and scaling multibillion-dollar businesses in high-growth industries like Aviation, Electrical, Energy, and Electronics, Chet brings a fresh perspective to the role of Chief Operating Officer at Somatus. He is passionate about leveraging his expertise in strategic planning, operational effectiveness, and leadership development to help revolutionize value-based care for CKD and ESKD patients.

Most recently the Managing Director for US & Latin America for a division at ABB, Ltd., Chet has also served as COO and President of several publicly traded companies, including GE Energy and the Bristow Group. He received his MBA from Harvard University and his Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Brown University.