William W. Ambrose is a business information entrepreneur and industry analysis expert with over 30 years experience in the telecommunications, energy and infrastructure industries. He is principal of Stone Silo LLC, a consultancy that mentors industry insight start-ups. He founded two successful industry research start-ups – Emerging Energy Research, specializing in renewable energy, and Pyramid Research, specializing in emerging markets telecoms.
Mr. Ambrose is actively engaged in the non-profit sector at the board level. He is board chair of The BOMA Project, a US and Kenyan-based organization with a mission to alleviate extreme poverty and build resiliency in the drylands of Africa. He is a director of Saha Global, working with women entrepreneurs to provide clean water in Northern Ghana. And he is on the board of the New England Center for Investigative Reporting, whose mission is to support investigative journalism.
Mr. Ambrose received an MBA from Columbia University Graduate School of Business in New York with a concentration in international business, strategy, and industry analysis. He holds a BA in economics and intercultural studies (Africa specialization) from Trinity College, Hartford CT.