As a well-known international leader in sustainability and innovation, Bill has served frequently as a keynote speaker at international events. A lifelong intra- and entrepreneur, Bill has worked with startups, corporations, and investors to create new sustainable businesses, with a particular emphasis on information technologies, for over 25 years.
Prior to joining CoSMo, Bill served as Vice President, Innovation for Veolia Environnement North America, where he co-founded and managed the Veolia Innovation Accelerator and worked with all of Veolia’s business divisions (water, waste, energy, and transportation) to enhance their services through technological and business innovations. He has worked with top executives in the public sector and across most industrial sectors on 5 continents and in 4 languages (English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian). Bill has a Ph.D. in Engineering and Public Policy from Carnegie Mellon and BSE in Chemical Engineering from Princeton.