Bill is a senior adviser on international aviation and shipping, having previously been T&E's director of those campaigns from 2008 to 2019. He is Australian and took science and arts degrees at the University of Tasmania before mastering in international relations at the University of Oxford. He brings business, political and negotiating experience to T&E’s international work acquired living and working on 5 continents first with the Australian Foreign Service, then with Hong Kong’s airline Cathay Pacific and in Europe with American Express Advisory Services.
Bill has spent the past 20 years working in many European countries, and apart from his native English has been heard to speak German and Spanish with a little French thrown in every now and then. Bill is a frequent key speaker at events on sustainable international transport and his hobbies and passions include his two children, music and building things.