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Bill Ferris

Bill Ferris is regarded as one of the fathers of the private equity and venture capital industry in Australia. He formed the country's first venture capital company in 1970, having studied the emerging sector in the United States while completing his MBA at the Harvard Business School. Bill Ferris has been Chairman of both the Australian Trade Commission and the Australian Venture Capital Association and in 1990 was made an officer in the Order of Australia in recognition of his services to the...See more