Bill joined Elevator's High Growth Business Team in August 2018.
Prior to that, Bill ran his own Management Consultancy business in Aberdeen/Shire providing support to businesses on Strategy, Sales, Marketing, Business Development and Cost Control.
During that tenure, Bill worked with a diverse range of clients ranging from corporate entities with a global footprint through to local SME’s.
Bill has spent much of his working life with engineering service companies supporting the Oil and Gas, Marine, Offshore Wind and Industrial/Commercial sectors and was formerly Group CEO of Oteac Ltd (Fire Engineering) and HVAC&R (HVAC Engineering).
Prior to that, he was General Manager (Sales) of the Tyco Group of Companies in the UK, Director / General Manager of Chubb Fire Ltd and Sales and Marketing Director with Wood Group Fire and Safety Division (now Wood).
Bill has a successful track record and proven performance history of driving sustainable, profitable business growth throughout his working life and brings with him a wide range of skills across relevant business management disciplines.
Bill has held several prominent roles with industry bodies ranging from Chairman of the Aberdeen Branch of The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) to Vice Chairman of The Energy Industries Council in Scotland (EIC).
Bill has been married for 38 years to his wife Cathy and they have a son Paul and two daughters - Emma and Ange. Bill has lived in Alford, Aberdeenshire for the last five years and prior to that in Balmedie for 25 years.
Outside of family and work, Bill enjoys swimming, skiing and cycling together with watching football, rugby and tennis. He and Cathy enjoy eating out and entertaining family and friends.
Bill holds educational qualifications in Planning, Occupational Safety & Health and Business Management. He brings a wealth of experience to complement the Elevator and Business Gateway team in Aberdeen City & Shire.
Bill took up this role in order that he could help you build or grow a successful business whether from a standing start or as an established business and he looks forward to the opportunity of meeting and working with you.