William is a director and Chief Executive Officer of GEI MEKONG.

William is also the Director of DPSS Pty Ltd, an Australian registered company that provides project management, advisory and technical services to development partners & government agencies in the Mekong Region.

Prior to working in the development sector, William worked as a waste management advisor to State Governments, non-profits and the private sector in Australia conducting waste management & facility audits, waste composition surveys, resource recovery and recycling assessments as well as waste minimisation strategies to reduce waste to landfill. Since 2001 William has been engaged as a solid waste management advisor, project management and procurement specialist for projects in South India, Lao PDR, Cambodia, Vietnam and Myanmar.

William has a Master’s Degree in International Development and more than 20 years experience as an advisor & team leader for projects in the Asia Pacific Region.