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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Departure of Kevin Bitterman as Director
On December 8, 2021, Kevin Bitterman notified the Company of his intention to resign from the Board and its committees, effective as of December 31, 2021, due to other commitments. His departure is not the result of any disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Company's operations, policies or practices.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: December 10, 2021||AKERO THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Andrew Cheng|
Andrew Cheng, M.D., Ph.D.
President and Chief Executive Officer