Bill is the managing director of the Fresh Development Group and its subsidiary companies, fresh Professional Development Ltd and Online Mentor Ltd.

Bill created Fresh Development Group Ltd (FDG), to enable the integration of Online Mentor Ltd (Online Mentor) and Fresh Professional Development Ltd (fresh). Bill was the original investor in Online Mentor in 2007, becoming a non executive director in 2011. In 2015 Bill acquired a major shareholding in fresh. In 2016 he integrated the companies’ resources and started to market FDG as a brand that provided professional development training and software to the legal sector.

He is responsible for the vision and leadership of the group. Internally he focuses on company strategy, finance, marketing and software development. Externally, he provides management consultancy and mentoring.

Prior to FDG Bill held a number of senior roles, including; Managing Director of Henderson Risk Limited, Managing Director of Kelston Group Ltd, Operations Director of Gilroy Corporate Communications Ltd, Marketing Director of the Army Presentation Team. Preceding this, he was an officer in the Royal Green Jackets.

Bill is also a visiting lecturer at The Bristol Business School, The University of the West of England where he lectures on both strategy and leadership.

Bill has an MBA from the University of the West of England, Post Graduate Diplomas in Finance and Information Technology and has a commission from the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. He is a Chartered Manager, and a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute.