Bill is responsible for management oversight of investor timberlands in New Zealand and Australia. Prior to joining HFM NZ in 2004, Bill held positions in operations management, marketing and acquisitions with Fletcher Challenge Forests Limited in New Zealand and South America. He previously worked throughout Asia and the Pacific with an international forestry consulting firm. Bill is a director of Hancock Forest Management (NZ) Ltd, Hancock Queensland Plantations and Hancock Victoria Plantations. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Ontario, a Bachelor of Forestry Science (Hons) from the University of Canterbury, and an MBA from the University of Otago.