William McPherson (“Mac”) Durrett

William McPherson (“Mac”) Durrett
Durrett & David Risk Management, Inc.

About Mac Durrett

William McPherson (“Mac”) Durrett

William McPherson (“Mac”) Durrett has more than 30 years’ experience in risk management and insurance as an underwriter, broker and consultant. In these capacities, he has worked with both mid-market and large multi-national organizations based both in the U.S. and in Europe. He has extensive experience with clients working in a variety of industries including heavy and light manufacturing, hospitality, facility services, real estate, construction, education, chemical, transportation, technology, hazardous waste processing, healthcare products and services, heavy equipment, financial services, food, retail sales, multi-family habitational, condominium associations, professional services, textiles, not-for-profits as well as family-office.

The consulting services Mac offers to clients include risk management and insurance audits; due diligence assistance in mergers, acquisitions and divestitures; risk funding and retention analyses; administrative studies; insurance and risk management program design; management of competitive vendor and broker bidding processes; strategic planning and continuous counsel.

Mac is President of Durrett & David Risk Management, Inc., having joined its predecessor firm, D. L. Tibbals Risk Management Consulting Inc. in 2003. He began his work in insurance in 1982 when Mac became an underwriter for Chubb and Son Inc., working in their Atlanta office and later relocating to open an underwriting department in Chubb’s Charlotte office. Mac returned to Atlanta in 1988 when he joined insurance broker, Johnson & Higgins Inc. (J&H), which was later acquired by Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (Marsh).

As a Vice President in J&H and Marsh’s Atlanta office, Mac served a number of roles including Broker and Client Executive for mid-sized and large multinational companies, Manager of J&H’s International Department, and Sales Leader of Marsh’s Risk Management Department.

Mac received his BA from Kenyon College in Ohio. He is a member of the Society of Risk Management Consultants (SRMC) and has served as an Elder of Trinity Presbyterian Church, a Trustee for The Southern Center for International Studies, and as Trustee of Congregations for Affordable Housing.