William B. Noonan

Head of Construction for North America—Client Engagement at Willis Towers Watson

Contact Info

5 Concourse Parkway, 18th Floor
Atlanta, Georgia 30328
Phone: (404) 224-5075


Mr. Noonan serves as the Head of Construction for North America—Large and Complex Accounts at Willis Towers Watson. In this role, he jointly leads the day-to-day North America Construction Practice and serves on the North America Construction Leadership Board. Mr. Noonan is responsible for client service and strategy inside the Construction Practice. Prior to this role, he was the Executive Vice President and Construction Practice Leader for the Willis Towers Watson Atlantic South region.

Before joining Willis Towers Watson, Mr. Noonan was the Senior Vice President of Risk Management at a top 20 ENR Construction Manager where he led the Risk Management department. He oversaw the corporate insurance program, rolling CCIP program, Subcontractor Default program, Enterprise Risk Management, Subcontractor Pre-Qualification, Surety, and all other risk and insurance related functions. Prior to that, he served as a Regional Director with a top 5 ENR Construction Manager.

Mr. Noonan speaks at many national conferences, including the IRMI Construction Risk Conference. He also spends a large amount of time educating students in both Risk Management and Construction Management programs.


Mr. Noonan was the 2013 recipient of the IRMI Words of Wisdom (WOW) Award, presented at the 33rd IRMI Construction Risk Conference.