Daniel S. McGarvey

Managing Director, U.S. Power and Utility Practice Leader, Marsh

Contact Info


550 South Main Street, Suite 600
Greenville, SC 29601
Phone: (864) 240-5458


Mr. McGarvey leads Marsh’s U.S. Power and Utility practice, with responsibility for the service of more than 250 utility clients.

Mr. McGarvey graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and served in the nuclear surface ship community, attaining the designation of Naval Nuclear Chief Engineer and retiring with the rank of Commander. He was hired as a nuclear risk management consultant in 1989 and soon broadened his experience to include the service of large public sector, utility, and construction accounts. He has subsequently served as casualty unit manager; account manager; regional resource for utility, construction, and public sector opportunities; and office head.

As a CPCU instructor, Mr. McGarvey has taught the CPCU Finance and Accounting course, Economics course, Introduction to Risk Management, Business Law, and all three courses of the ARM curriculum.

Mr. McGarvey also received Naval Nuclear Power Training and Naval Nuclear Chief Engineer Certification, and, in 1989, earned a master of business administration degree with honors in finance from the University of Rhode Island.


Mr. McGarvey was the 2015 recipient of the IRMI Words of Wisdom Award, presented at the 35th IRMI Construction Risk Conference.