Bill is the managing partner and founder of Google Ventures, where he oversees all of the fund’s activities. Bill sits on the boards of Nest and Adimab.
Bill conceived of the business plan for Calico, a new healthcare company focused on aging and related diseases.
He brings with him a combination of technical expertise and startup experience, including founding Web hosting pioneer Burlee.com (now part of Web.com), where he built much of the key computing, network, and technological infrastructure.
Prior to that, Bill was a biotechnology portfolio manager for Stockholm, Sweden-based Investor AB. Bill’s background also includes research at the Duke University Medical Center, Department of Neurobiology. He received his degree in neuroscience from Middlebury College.