Our management team brings decades of combined cross-functional experience in leadership, business analytics, meteorology and engineering
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
For nearly 20 years, Bill has been active in acquiring and building data analytics and visualization technologies to serve the Insurance sector and also the U.S. Intelligence and Security Communities. Bill organized Weather Analytics LLC in 2012 to deliver decision-support solutions drawing from the world’s largest and most granular collection of web-enabled atmospheric, soil and topographical information.
A Harvard Law graduate, Bill began his legal career as an insurance defense attorney. He later served as President & CEO at online information provider LexisNexis in the United States and Europe and as Chief Global Product Officer. In 1999, Bill founded the Insurance practice and Risk Solutions groups at LexisNexis, which now operates in 175 countries.
Bill left LexisNexis to join Gartner Inc. as President of Gartner Intelligence, the global IT research firm, and later founded Qbase LLC, a data management and analytics company with operations in the U.S. and the Middle East. Bill’s M&A work has included acquiring software and information businesses from Nokia and from The Financial Times. Bill co-founded the strategic advisory and investment firm Voyant Partners, where he spearheaded the acquisition of a geo-spatial patent portfolio and its subsequent sale to Samsung. Earlier in his career, Bill directed marketing for The Washington Post and worked as a journalist with The Associated Press.