Chris McGarry


Chris McGarry is CEO of The Save Mart Companies and serves on its board of directors.

Prior to being named CEO in January of 2021, Chris was most recently the company’s president and chief administrative officer, overseeing merchandising, operations, marketing, strategy, HR, legal, real estate, and labor relations. Chris joined the company in January 2017 as head of the strategy office and was promoted to chief administrative officer six months later. In August 2018, he was appointed president and chief administrative officer.

Before joining The Save Mart Companies, Chris was with The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company (A&P) for 12 years, his most recent role being chief administrative officer. Chris earned his bachelor’s degree in history, an MBA, and a law degree all from Seton Hall University.