Bill has over 30 years of experience working with photonics and technology companies as a venture investor, equities and market analyst, and technologist. In addition to his ongoing work with startups internationally, Bill teaches courses around entrepreneurship and technology commercialisation at INSEAD and the Sorbonne. He is also founder of the Interprize Group, which applies the principals of entrepreneurship to the pursuit of bold midlife ambitions.
Bill received an MBA from San Francisco State University and a BA in Economics from the University of California, Davis. He also has a degree as an Associate of Applied Science in Lasers and Electro-Optics from Texas State Technical College.