Bill is the Founder and Director of Wilbow Group. Bill’s initial work background was in banking and investment banking.
He founded property developer, Wilbow Corporation Pty. Ltd. in 1976. The Australian operations were sold to a major public company in late 2006 and the U.S. operations retained. Bill was previously a director of Centro Retail Trust, Defence Housing Australia, Housing Choices Australia and Places Victoria. He is currently Director of Wilbow Group Pty Ltd.
Bill was a member of the Monash Gallery of Art Committee of Management and was Chair from 1998 to 2010, and was a Member of the National Gallery of Victoria Foundation. He is a Trustee of the Monash Gallery of Art Foundation and on the Board of the Australian Ballet Foundation.
In 2011 Bill was made a Life Member of the National Gallery of Victoria and a Life Member of the Australian Ballet in 2018.
He was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AO) in 2017.