Bill Withers is the founder of acQuire Technology Solutions (acQuire) and ADAPT by Design (ADAPT). He was trained as a software engineer with a bias to solving engineering and scientific problems. The acQuire project was founded in 1996 and Withers is still the Managing Director (Chairman) of this company. acQuire develops and supports Geoscientific Information Management technology . ADAPT was founded in 2012 and has been formed from the process of building acQuire, and Withers is the Entrepreneurial Leader of ADAPT. ADAPT has been established to provide capability support to Entrepreneurs (and Company Leaders) and is focused on organization adaptability/sustainability so that long term strategies can be delivered to the benefit of all stakeholders. Bill is on the board of Conscious Capitalism Australia.