William I. Campbell currently serves as President of Sanoch Management, a consulting and investment vehicle for financial companies, start-ups, and venture capital firms.
Mr. Campbell served as a Senior Advisor to the Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase from 2008 until 2012. Prior to that position, William was the Chairman of the Card Services Unit at JPMorgan Chase, the nation’s second largest credit card organization, from 2003 until 2008. From 2005 to 2007 he served as Chairman of Visa International, leading the organization to its IPO, the largest in U.S. history in 2008.
Prior to his executive roles mentioned above, Mr. Campbell oversaw Citigroup’s Global Consumer Business from 1996 through 2000. Mr. Campbell spent 28 years at Philip Morris, including five years as Chief Executive Officer of Philip Morris USA. He began his career in Canada in brand management and eventually served as President of Philip Morris Asia Pacific, EVP of Marketing and Sales for Philip Morris USA, and then EVP of Strategic Planning for Philip Morris Companies.
William Campbell earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Alberta in 1965 and a Master's Degree in Business Administration from the University of Western Ontario in 1967.
In 2001, together with his wife and daughters, Mr. Campbell created The Campbell Family Foundation. A primary goal of Mr. Campbell and his family was to become directly active philanthropists with a mission of providing low cost interventions to change lives. In support of that effort he serves as a founding board member and Chairman of the END Fund, a private philanthropic initiative dedicated to controlling and eliminating neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) that affect over one billion people globally. Since its founding in 2012, the END Fund has supported more than 724 million treatments for people at risk of these disabling and debilitating diseases across Africa, the Middle East, and India.
Mr. Campbell is a passionate and avid supporter of the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), where he has served on the Board since 1992 and is currently serving as Vice Chairman. His appreciation of the arts has also inspired William to serve as the Chairman of The Byrd Hoffman Water Mill Foundation that honors the work of Robert Wilson and provides Residency opportunities for artists’ development.