Bill has spent 20 years working in the defence and security domain as both a Canadian federal public servant and as an infantry officer with the Canadian Armed Forces. During this time Bill has developed a broad expertise in the areas of disaster and crisis preparedness and response.
Bill is an expert in the development and delivery of simulation exercises at the tactical, operational and strategic levels. In 2010 he was actively involved in the development of exercises preparing for such events as the 2010 Winter Olympics and the G8/G20 Summit in Canada in 2010. He has also been involved in many hazard-specific exercises ranging from nuclear power plant disasters to strategic cyber security / critical infrastructure exercises.
Bill also possesses a high level of expertise in understanding clients data protection needs. He can work with clients to ensure their IT & data storage regimes are GDPR compliant.
Bill holds Masters of Science in risk, crisis and disaster management from the University of Leicester and is a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals. Bill is fluent in English and French.