William Fritz

Doctoral Candidate


Saïd Business School
University of Oxford
Park End Street


Bill began his Ph.D. in Marketing (CB) in 2017 under the supervision of Andrew Stephen and Felipe Thomaz.

His studies are generously funded by the Green Templeton College, the Saïd Business School Foundation and a SaïdBusiness School DPhil Scholarship.

Prior to starting his doctorate, Bill received his MS from Columbia University and worked as a Research Fellow at a digital payment platform and social media start-up in New York City. Bill also received his BA (cum laude) from the Commonwealth Honors College at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and a Diploma of European Common Law from University College Cork.

Bill’s research explores the interaction of technology with society, individuals, and firms. During his doctorate, Bill has served as the DPhil cohort representative, assisted with Economics and Management undergraduate admissions, and served as a research assistant to multiple faculty members. He is a member of Green Templeton College, and founding member of Pride@Saïd.