McGraw Fighting Irish

Executive and Yacht Owner

About McGraw Fighting Irish

Insurance professional Michael McGraw has spent 10 years as head of the McGraw Group of Affiliated Companies, which his father founded in 1976. Michael McGraw is also an avid sailor and likes to spend time aboard his yacht, the Fighting Irish, and he now sails his yacht while continuing to head the McGraw Group. In this position, he provides clients with a diverse range of financial services through companies such as the Western Service Contract Corporation, McGraw Insurance Services, and Pacific Loan Administrators.

Michael McGraw's yacht, the Fighting Irish, was built by Westship World Yachts in 2004. The 145-foot yacht features an interior design by Amy Halffman and an exterior design by Carr Design. With her diesel motor, the ship maintains a cruising speed of approximately 18 knots and can achieve a top speed of 21 knots.

Committed to supporting education, Mr. McGraw has sponsored scholarships for the University of Notre Dame, Woodside Priory, and a K-8 Catholic School in Peru. He maintains affiliations with professional organizations such as the National Association of Independent Insurers.