Water Innovation Advisors LLC


William (Bill) Harvey is the founder of Water Innovation Advisors LLC and is based in the Boston Area. 

He brings over 30 years of experience from terms at Ionics, Inc., GE Water and Process Technologies, Modern Water plc, Applied Biomimetic A/S and Vandstrom, Inc..  He has founded and served on the boards of technology trade associations, and has served on the board of public water utilities.

He has deep domain knowledge in using technology to purify fluids, reduce and eliminate liquid discharge, concentrate high value constituents (Waste to Value), in analytical instruments, and in using information technology connectivity to drive a customer’s business intelligence, productivity and operational reliability.

His leadership experience is global, and it has taken him into verticals such as microelectronics, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, energy exploration and production, refining, chemical and petrochemical, mining, fossil and nuclear power generation, steel, and the public infrastructure sector.

Bill has the ability to synthesize market information into actionable technology development plans and generate product demand through direct and partner channels.  He is often at the center M&A opportunities to enhance product portfolios, as well as Make/Buy/License/Partner decisions.

Bill has advised several start-up companies in their business models, product commercialization plans and paths to funding.

He has the leadership skills to navigate and enhance a large matrix organization, as well as perform at a high level in small intense teams.

You can learn more about Bill at Linkedin