Bill Ruckelshaus

Bill Ruckelshaus

Bill has served as Executive Chairman of the Board of ForeSee’s parent company since 2017. Bill brings expertise across software, corporate operations, M&A, and strategy. Most recently, Bill was CEO of Blucora (NASDAQ: BCOR) where he led a 5-year transition from a legacy, customer-dependent, $75M EV business to a $1.7B EV financial technology and services firm. During his tenure, revenue grew from $200 million to ~ $500 million and EBITDA expanded from $32 million to over $90 million.

Bill served as Chief Financial Officer of AudienceScience, Inc., a leading digital advertising, technology, and services company, and SVP and head of corporate development for Expedia, Inc., where he oversaw Expedia’s acquisitions and strategic planning. Previously, at Credit Suisse First Boston Technology Group he was M&A Director, focusing on services, software, and Internet verticals. Before that, he worked in the planning department at PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay division, and was a consultant at Booz-Allen & Hamilton. Bill is a graduate of Princeton University and the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.