Bill Wimberley is a serial entrepreneur and startup specialist in various tech industry disciplines including fintech, biotech and currently, drone-tech, otherwise known as unmanned aviation systems (UAS).
Bill is currently Head of Business Development for Wingcopter GmbH, based in Weiterstadt, Germany with responsibility for global business development, including strategic partnerships, and major account development. This includes current initiatives, projects, and/or UAS operations in North America, Western Europe, Australia, Japan, S.E. Asia, Africa, and the Gulf States.
Prior to this, Bill spent 20+ years as an international business strategist, entrepreneur and company builder in the USA, Western Europe, China, Morocco, Afghanistan and Libya. He has functioned both as a founding executive in seed-stage, start-up and emerging growth companies, and as a senior executive in multi-tiered, global, publicly traded corporations. His experience includes start-up through full life-cycle NASDAQ IPO, multiple liquidity events, and business turnarounds.
Bill is passionate about deploying creative business development strategies, and instituting operational efficiencies to insure strong bottom-line profits for growing companies. As a certified leadership trainer, Bill develops, leads & mentors others to do the same.