Sr. Director, World Wide Public Sector, Microsoft
As Senior Director for Microsoft’s World Wide Public Sector team, Bill Mitchel leads the company’s worldwide public sector business development for its Cities and Sustainability solutions. Over the last five years, Mr. Mitchel has built an ecosystem of strategic partner relationships with software companies, universities and government to deliver innovative and economically sustainable solutions for Smart Cities. During his twelve years at Microsoft he has managed new strategic partnerships with the largest software and services companies as well as start-ups in smart buildings, energy management and product lifecycle management. In his work on city-scale solutions he has forged strategic partnerships with Singapore Smart Nation, City of Seattle, University of California, Energy Efficiency Center, and Cubic Transportation. Prior to Microsoft, Mr. Mitchel served in a variety of management and business development roles in software and technology.