William Cape

Independent Consultant


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

Independent Consultant

Self Employed

May 2019 - present

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

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

Project Leader

Boston Consulting Group - BCG

May 2012 - October 2015

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

January 2006 - January 2011

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 2004

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, Valuation, Feasability Studies, Scenario Planning, Strategic Management,

Corporate Finance, Financial Modeling

Industry Experience

Principal Investors
Venture Capital, Private Equity

Real Estate & Construction