Daniel Nolan is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Hugh Johnson Advisors and serves as a member of the Investment Strategy Committee. Dan spent 28 years as a partner at the Ayco Company, L.P. providing tax, investment and financial planning advice to Ayco’s highest net worth clients. He founded and led the firm’s Special Investment Group, creating venture capital, private equity and hedge fund opportunities for the firm’s clients.
Dan spent three years as Senior Vice President, Strategic Alliance at Goldman Sachs integrating Ayco into Goldman’s Private Wealth Management practice following the sale of Ayco to Goldman Sachs. Dan has over 35 years of investment experience.
He serves as Board Chair for Albany Law School and is a trustee of both The College of Saint Rose and the Center for Disability Services Endowment Board. He is also a director of Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc.
Dan received his undergraduate degree in Finance from the University of Albany and his JD from Albany Law School.