William Toel has a unique union of military, international business, banking and academic experience in consistently outstanding organizations.  He is recognized as a man of mature international perspective.   In 2000 he was runner-up for the United States Senate in Arizona.


Of his academic experience, he has been invited to teach at the University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana), the University of Virginia, the American Graduate School of International Management (Thunderbird), Arizona State University and Bradley University.  He has also given lectures at universities throughout Germany.   He has won excellent and outstanding teaching honors, to include the Chair’s Award for Teaching Excellence in fall 2011.  His courses are in the international fields of business, marketing, economics and finance.  He has taught in undergraduate and MBA programs, as well as the Honors Programs at the University of Illinois and Bradley.  (Mr. Toel holds an MBA from the University of Illinois.)


Mr. Toel has held president and chief executive officer appointments and served as a board member at various banking organizations. 


In the international business realm, he served nearly 10 years with a major and highly respected firm with operations in 45 countries, CPC International.  He also served as the youngest president of what was then the nation’s second largest cash-grain exchange, the Peoria Board of Trade, successfully leading a diverse council represented by major international firms.  He has assisted numerous corporations as a consultant.


In the military, William Toel was one of the youngest captain and company commanders serving in the Army in the Far East during the Vietnam conflict. 


Mr. Toel has conducted surveying and extensive interviews as part of his research into the German social, economic and political model: He is listed as an expert in this area.  He was invited to attend the Harvard conference on the “Angst of German Leadership” in February, 2012 (see post-conference article) and was a guest lecturer in 2014 at Freie University in Berlin, Germany.  He has given numerous interviews to include television commentary with CBS and the Axel Springer organization in Berlin.  Mr. Toel is acknowledged for his penetrating insight into the German mentality.

Within 2 yrs the Berlin Wall will fall, the Iron Curtain will disappear, and then the Soviet Union will crumble. Within 25 yrs Germany will be a superpower
MAI 2006
There is a financial train-wreck coming
JUL 2010
Germany must look outside of Europe and be a force for good in the world
10 MÄR, 2015 - The US will retreat and Germany will fill the gap. (Freie Welt)
MÄR 2015 - An unexpected crisis is about to sweep over Germany in only a few months.
OKT 2015
German women are in danger
NOV 2015
The Jewish community in Germany are no longer secure
OKT 2017
German/US interests are now opposed
JUN 2019
This is the lull before the storm
JUL 2019
AKK will not serve as Chancellor
9 NOV 1989 
Fall of the Berlin Wall
DEZ 1991 
Collapse of the Soviet Union
2007-2008 World Financial Crisis
Early 2010's Germany is once more called a superpower 
Immigration crisis begins 
1 JAN 2016 KÖLN
Wide spread attacks on women
13 FEB 2017 Munich Security Conference:
Vacuum left by US in retreat.
Increasing attacks on the Jewish community
JUN 2018 Germany finds itself on the opposite side of US interests
JAN 2020 "It is time for Germany to take a more assertive stance in world affairs." AKK
FEB 2020
AKK dismissed by Merkel as CDU chairman
MAR 2020
Unprecedented panic from the Coronavirus storm shuts down the western world
AUG 2021
German inflation jumps to highest in quarter century - 4%
OKT 2020
Inflation will be at least 4% next year