William Cape

william cape

Independent Consultant at Self Employed


Bio Summary

Independent consultant with over a decades experience in top tier management consulting, investment banking and internal corporate strategy. Focus areas include financial services (private equity, venture capital, insurance and wealth management) and technology (supporting independent start ups, and digital attackers within large established businesses).

Employment History

Self Employed

Independent Consultant

Self Employed

May 2019 - present

Sydney NSW, Australia

I am currently working as an independent consultant. I have clients across a variety of industries including technology, venture capital, and insurance. I work with start ups, medium sized companies and some of Australia's la ...see more




March 2015 - May 2019

Z├╝rich, Switzerland

Worked in UBS Wealth Management global strategy team. Led team responsible for internal acquisitions and joint ventures, worked on several acquisitions including the purchase of Nordea Luxembourg, La Maison Gestion in France ...see more

Boston Consulting Group - BCG

Project Leader

Boston Consulting Group - BCG

May 2012 - October 2015

Sydney NSW, Australia

Worked as a Project Leader across a variety of industries (financial services, travel, public sector, infrastructure, energy). My primary focus was on financial services and corporate development, I worked with the major reta ...see more

Macquarie Bank


Macquarie Bank

January 2006 - January 2011

New York, NY, USA

Worked in a variety of roles for Macquarie in Sydney, New York and Chicago. Most of my time was spent looking at principal investment opportunities for Macquarie's infrastructure funds in the US. Categories of infrastructure ...see more


Bachelor's in Finance

University of New South Wales


Language Skills

Country Experience

Australia France Japan Luxembourg Singapore Switzerland United Kingdom United States



Benchmarking & Best Practice,

Business Case,

Business Unit Strategy,

Corporate Development,

Corporate Strategy,

Growth Strategy,

New Business Build,

Operating Model,

Strategic Planning,

Value Creation,

Trends & Global Forces,

Deal Sourcing and Execution,

M&A Strategy & Due Diligence,

Merger & Acquisitions,

Operational Due Diligence,


Feasability Studies,

Scenario Planning,

Strategic Management,


Corporate Finance,

Financial Modeling

Industry Experience

Principal Investors

Venture Capital,

Private Equity

Real Estate & Construction