Duane White
Duane WhitePartner

Duane White is a thought-provoking change leader.

Duane White is an expert in driving change. Sometimes quiet, never hesitant and always thinking, Duane loves cracking the thorniest of strategic issues. He partners with client leaders in designing and executing customer experience and innovation performance strategies.

Before joining Aveus as a principal in 2011 and becoming a co-owner and partner in 2013, Duane held senior leadership positions at UnitedHealth Group, Marquette Financial, Arcadia Financial and U.S. Bank. He has developed, grown, acquired, restructured and repositioned businesses for profitable growth – giving him two of the most precious required skills for an Aveusian: empathy for and foresight about the decisions our clients are about to make.

Duane began his career as a consultant with McKinsey & Co., and since then has come full circle, consulting for the past ten years. He holds a master’s of Business Administration from Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration and a bachelor’s of Business Administration in Business Economics from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. Duane currently serves on the Board of Directors of Heartland Financial USA and Minnesota Bank & Trust. He is a former Director of FICO and the Abbott Northwestern Hospital Foundation.

In his free time you’ll find Duane on a golf course, or relaxing in Hawaii, on a golf course—or on vacation, on a golf course…