Stephen Murray of CCMP Capital is many things including an innovator, a businessman, as well as a philanthropist who is noted for giving back to several worthy organizations in New York City.
Stephen Murray made is career center around private equity investments as well as finding the best investment options for individuals who are located all over the world.
As the former chief executive officer of CCMP until 2015, he grew this company that specifically specialized in buyout and growth equity transactions. As a individual who had a passion for merging two companies together, he also had a passion for making companies stronger than ever. Learn more about Stephen Murray CCMP Capital: http://fortune.com/2015/03/13/ex-ccmp-capital-ceo-steve-murray-passes-away/
As a graduate of Boston College with a degree in economics, Mr. Murray had always been on the analytical side and enjoyed analyzing trends within the economy. After graduating in 1984, Mr. Murray went on to become a member of MH Equity Corporation, a company that that specialized in buyouts.
By 1991, MH Equity Corporation was purchased by Chemical Banks which continued to go through multiple stages of change until in 1996, MH Equity Corporation eventually became Chase Capital Partners, a firm that continues to exist in present day.
As a member of this company for decades, Stephen Murray was honored many times with promotions and awards for his excellent service within the investment industry.
By 2005, Stephen Murray CCMP Capital became the head of a buyout business that was bought out by JP Morgan.
With this opportunity, Stephen Murray officially co-founded CCMP Capital in 2005 and was given the opportunity to run it. As the CEO, Mr. Murray was also given the opportunity to sit as a board member for many other large corporations.
These corporations included the Vitamin Shoppe, Pinnacle Foods, AMC Entertainment, Aramark, and many others. As a member, Mr. Murray was able to give his expertise on anything investment and business related.
As a successful and wealthy businessman, Mr. Murray was always a strong supporter of charities in New York City. Mr. Murray is most known for his many generous donations to the Make-A-Wish Foundation which gives back to children who have been diagnosed with children.
Mr. Murray was even a generous donator to his school of Boston College, where he attributes his initial start into the business world.