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William Mccarthy




Business Services, Construction, FMCG / Retail, Marketing, NGO, Not for Profit / Charity, Private Equity, Professional Services, Property, Public Sector

About william

Trained “Leader as Coach” and a level A and B BPS accredited psychometrician.,Bill currently has a portfolio of activity including acting as a non executive director and Executive performance coach. He has just stepped down as Chair of Careplus Ltd and a non executive director of Housing Plus’Group and currently serves as a non executive Director of Thomas Telford Ltd the commercial arm of the Institute of Civil engineers

Bill has in the past Chaired SFL Ltd (a HR consulting business) and served on the board of Interim Partners Ltd as their only non executive director and until until July 2017 was Chair of Riverside Care and Support..Prior to this time served for 6 years as a non executive Director for the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyor’s Independent Appointments Board. Bill is currently retained as a performance coach by a number of well known organizations in the public and private sector.

Other non executive roles in the past have included: Director of Knightsbridge consulting in Canada, President of AOCFI Europe a trade body of the Career Consulting industry, Advisory Board member of, Durham University Business School and a member of the London Docklands Development board

Married to Gail they live in North Yorkshire, with regular travelling throughout the UK and Europe. He started his career, after graduating from The University of Southampton, as an advertising and marketing professional with Procter and Gamble inc in the mid 1970’s..

william's Career History

January 2017 - October 2019
Housing Plus group

Chair Care Plus and Group non executive director

Portfolio ( Non- Executive Director executive coach and consultant) 2007 to date
Capital Consulting Ltd - Commercial Director 2006 – 2007
Penna Consulting Plc - MD and Board roles. 1994 – 2006
Coutts Career Consulting -Regional Manager 1990 – 1994
Hakuhodo Advertising - Managing Director UK 1989 – 1990
Northern and Shell Plc - Group Marketing Director 1986 – 1989
Davidson Pearce Plc – Various roles leading to Board Account Director 1981 – 1986
Publicis - Account Supervisor 1979 – 1981
Leo Burnett Ltd - Account Manager 1977 – 1979
Procter & Gamble Ltd - Assistant Brand Manager 1975 – 1977