Bill Weihl

Director of Sustainability, Facebook

Bill_01Bill Weihl is Director of Sustainability at Facebook.  His group directs work on sustainability and energy efficiency across the company, driving projects to track and reduce the company’s environmental footprint in all aspects of its operations.  They also work collaboratively with other companies to scale sustainability solutions across the IT industry and into other industries.  Prior to Facebook, Bill was Green Energy Czar at Google.  In 2009, he was honored by Time Magazine as one of their Heroes of the Environment in recognition of the work he and his colleagues did at Google.  Earlier in his career, Bill was a Professor of Computer Science at MIT, a researcher at Digital’s Systems Research Center, and CTO of Akamai Technologies.  He holds an SB degree in Mathematics, as well as SB, SM, and PhD degrees in Computer Science, all from MIT.