Bill Dering

Bill Dering is the Chief Financial Officer at BNSF Logistics, where he is responsible for finance and accounting, strategy, corporate development and treasury and partnering with the business to improve growth. He brings nearly 20 years of leadership experience in strategy, finance, M&A and leading growth and transformational change agendas.

Prior to BNSFL, Bill was the SVP Strategy for WhiteWave Foods. From 2010-2016, Bill held senior roles at the Kellogg Company, where he led M&A and strategy initiatives globally and helped oversee the finances for N. America.

Earlier, Bill was with the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and was a partner at a middle-market technology-focused investment bank. Bill holds a B.A. from Miami University (Ohio) and an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. Bill is based in Dallas with his wife and four children. He enjoys golfing, tennis, and skiing.