Bill has over twenty-five years of experience as a business and information technology professional working in a variety of roles in sales, product management, engineering and data center operations.
Bill currently runs the Cloud Customer Engineering Team for EMEA and is based in London. Bill is passionate about actively engaging with Enterprise customers and partners for the purpose of driving creativity, innovation and transformation. Prior to this strategy role, Mr Hippenmeyer was Global Director Sales Engineering GSuite and ran the North American Solutions Engineering organization supporting large commercial and US Federal Government customers.
Prior to Google, Mr. Hippenmeyer ran the North American Solutions Engineering team at Adobe and served at VERITAS as a Technical Product Manager. Bill also spent seven years with Brio Software as the Vice President of Pre-Sales Engineering and Director of Engineering.
Mr. Hippenmeyer holds a BS in Computer Science from The Ohio State University and a MS in Computer Systems from the Air Force Institute of Technology where he was a Distinguished Graduate. He served for eight years in the US Air Force in a variety of information technology roles. He also worked with Air Force acquisition systems, Air Force Intelligence and Joint Military Decision Support.