Dan Donovan

Executive Chairman

Dan Donovan

Dan Donovan is the Executive Chairman of Beecher Carlson and a staple in the industry. Dan has over 30 years of large account broker and underwriting experience. His role is to develop strategic plans and set direction for Beecher Carlson.

Dan assumed the CEO duties at Beecher Carlson after six years with the Company and then moved into the Executive Chairman position after the Company was acquired by Brown and Brown Insurance, Inc. During this time, Dan’s success includes multiple recognitions by Risk and Insurance magazine as a “Power Broker”, having worked on some of the company’s largest accounts.

Dan draws on his prior experiences to drive the forward direction of Beecher Carlson. Before joining Beecher Carlson, Dan served in a senior leadership role at HRH, which has since been acquired by Willis. At HRH, Dan was responsible for the $100 million operations of the former Hobbs Group. Prior to the HRH acquisition, Dan was the Operations Manager for the Southeast Region and the Global Property Manager for the Hobbs Group. Dan graduated with honors from Bentley College in Waltham, MA where he earned a B.S. in Business Administration.