Max McGahan

Max McGahan

Partner, Chicago

Max is a Partner in Brunswick’s Chicago office, which he helped to open in 2017. He has extensive experience of advising clients on financial communications and corporate reputation, including a number of major transactions and crisis projects.

Max’s recent transactional experience includes supporting VF Corporation with the separation of its Jeanswear business, JLL’s acquisition of HFF, and the take-private of retailer True Value Company. His crisis experience includes work with BP on the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and Tesco on the contamination of products with horsemeat. Other clients at Brunswick have included IHG, Reckitt Benckiser, Center Parcs, Inditex and Dairy Crest.

Max relocated to Chicago from London, where he most recently served for two and a half years as Chief of Staff to Sir Alan Parker, Brunswick’s Founder and Chairman, supporting him across a wide range of client and business development activity.

Max was awarded a First Class Honors degree in Modern History from Lincoln College, Oxford.