William T Nolan

President, Infrastructure Bank for America

Experienced Finance Director with a demonstrated history of working in the marketing and advertising industry. Skilled in Business Planning, Analytical Skills, Asset Management, Investment Strategies, and Capital Raising. Strong finance professional with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) focused in International Finance from Harvard Business School

In 2017, William T. Nolan started the Infra-Bk, LLC whose purpose is to establish the Federal Infrastructure Bank (FIB) as a trillion-dollar wholesale bank to finance US infrastructure.  The IBA is modelled after the highly successful Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLB), established in 1932 to pump money into the economy via the housing market in response to the Great Depression. Strong Congressional sponsors have introduced H.R. 7231,  Infrastructure Bank for America Act of 2020, which will establish a federally chartered bank that will be privately owned, privately managed and privately funded, removing partisan priorities and spending.

In 1989, Mr. Nolan founded Devonshire Holdings, Inc., to assist companies with financial advisory services, including restructurings, turnarounds, buyouts and corporate finance throughout the USA, Canada, Europe and Asia. He has held senior positions at Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., S. G. Warburg & Co. and has served as a Director, Chairman, CEO and CFO of numerous operating companies as part of a turnaround and restructuring process, including Oreck Corp. in 2013 and Egenix, Inc. in 2014 & 2015.

He is the author of The Wealth of Enterprises: A New Foundation for Economics & Management, published in 2008. Mr. Nolan holds a BA from Tulane University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.


4:00 - 5:30

April 28th Conference Day One

Track A - Infrastructure Investment

Whilst the IIJA will release an unpresented $1.2 Trillion for infrastructure investment, these government funds will be further leveraged as seed money for infrastructure projects accross the country. These projects will utilize a variety of structures including public private partnerships to wrap in investment from private and other public entities. This session looks at the investment strategies and financing tools that will potentially be deployed to being intelligent infrastructure to life.


Moderator: Anand Hemnani,  Senior Director, Strategic Infrastructure Performance Institute


4:00   Financing Tools for Infrastructure


Anand Hemnani,  Senior Director, Strategic Infrastructure Performance Institute


4.15   New Models for Infrastructure Investment

  • What are the structures that be deployed for new infrastructure projects?
  • What new financing tools available for  infrastructure?
  • What lessons can we learn from digital infrastructure investment globally for the new wave of US projects?


William T. NolanPresident, Infra-BK 

Jennifer Fritzsche, Head of North American Telecom & Digital Infrastructure,  Greenhill & Co

Night Keyes, President, Eagle Lake Developments