Stephen Murray and His Career
Stephen Murray was born on August 2, 1962, and he died on March 12, 2015. He was only 52 years old and left behind a wife named Tami Murray and together they had four sons. In 1984, Murray graduated from Boston College with a degree in economics. He later earned a masters degree in Business Administration in 1989 from Columbia Business School. Learn more about Stephen Murray CCMP Capital: http://fortune.com/2015/02/17/exclusive-ccmp-capital-ceo-stephen-murray-leaves-firm/
In 1989 he started in the early 1980’s. Murray was a philanthropist and a private equity investor. He started at a company named Chemical Venture Partners, which is a division of Chemical bank. In 2005, Murray was the leader of the buyout business at J.P Morgan Partners, which lead the firm through a spin out in 2006.
Stephen Murray CCMP Capital was a man of many different talents. He was a president and CEO of private equity firm CCMP Capitol. He didn’t become CEO until 2007. According to many, he was a great deal maker, investor, and he spent most of his career in private equity.
He left behind a great contribution with the company, he was a huge success for the CCMP company. In 2014, the firm closed in September after raising a large amount of money and Murray was a big part of that. Murray had been at the firm since 1989, and left the firm in February, due to health related complications, and passed away not long after.
Stephen Murray did big things for the company. after leaving J.P Morgan with Murray at the Helm, CCMP raised two more multi-billion dollar funds and closed by September, raising 3.6 billion dollars. He also supported many great things such as Make-A-Wish foundation of Boston College, Metro New York, Stamford Museum, Columbia Business School, and the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County.
Stephen Murray was a chairman of the board of trustees at both the Make-A-Wish foundation, and Boston College. He had a great career and he may be gone, but never forgotten. He left behind many great contributions to many different company’s.