John V. Veech is the Head of Americas for Morgan Stanley Infrastructure. He joined Morgan Stanley in 2008 and has over 26 years of principal investing, advisory, and project finance experience. John has extensive knowledge in acquisitions, financings and management of infrastructure assets. Since joining Morgan Stanley Infrastructure, he has had responsibility for all of the Americas team’s investment activities, including the investment of $2.7 billion in equity across several industry verticals, and led the Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline and Eureka Hunter Gas Gathering System investments. John is a member of the Investment Committee and Valuation Committee, and he serves on the boards of Chicago Parking Meters, LLC., MATEP and Eureka Hunter Holdings LLC. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley Infrastructure, John was a Managing Director in Lehman Brothers’ Private Equity Division and, previously, Global Head of Lehman Brothers’ Global Project Finance. There, his team underwrote or placed in excess of $35 billion of capital markets project debt, and received numerous Deal of the Year awards. Prior to this, John was a Vice President at Salomon Brothers and an attorney with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. John holds a J.D., cum laude, from Boston University School of Law, where he was an editor of the Annual Review of Banking Law, as well as a B.S. in Accounting, magna cum laude, from Lehigh University, College of Business and Economics.