William is a Founding Partner at Frontline Ventures, a €50m community-focused venture firm investing in early-stage technology companies across Europe.
He was the Co-founder and CEO of Osmoda.com, and one of the founding employees of Ondra Partners, a startup investment banking boutique. Ondra grew from a 4-person team to over 70 people in London, New York, and Paris, and was named a top investment banking boutique globally by Euromoney in just 18 months.
William is passionate about entrepreneurship. He sits on the trustee board of the Thousand Network and was London Ambassador for over 3 years. He also sits on the board of several early-stage companies and is a mentor to some of the top startup accelerators, including TechStars, Seedcamp, and Wayra.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
William graduated with a Bachelor of Business Studies from Trinty College Dublin. His dissertation, which was published in several journals, was on the topic of investing in art, an area he is very passionate about.
He is also a keen adventure traveler and extreme sport enthusiast.
William served his fellowship at Frontline Ventures under the mentorship of Shay Garvey. He is a member of Class 21.