Category: Great Economist

The Success of Stephen Murray

One of the most well respected private equity investors of all time was Stephen Murray who dedicated his life to finding new and alternative investment opportunities for clients to follow. His passion for the financial industry enabled him to climb the ladder to success and become the CEO of CCMP Capital.

CCMP was specifically a private equity firm that focused mainly on buyout as well as growth equity transactions. Though this is a private equity firm, Stephen Murray has always been intent on giving expert advice to individuals that are in both the private as well as in the public sector regardless of the size of the business or the intent.

Stephen Murray CCMP Capital started his long and successful career when he graduated from Boston College in 1984 after majoring in economics.

As an economist, he furthered his studies by eventually then earning his master’s degree in business administration from the prestigious Columbia University where he excelled and earned many contacts from his studies.

However, right after his undergrad graduation, Mr. Stephen Murray was able to secure a job to become a part of a credit analyst training program at Manufacturers Hanover Corporation. Mr. Murray was able to combine what he loved about economics and was able to analyze data and was even able to speculate about potential future investments.

By 1989, Mr. Murray’s success has progresses so much that he joined MH Equity Corporation after completing the training program.

Eventually, in 1991, the corporation was bought out by the chemical bank and continued to merge until MH Equity Corporation transformed into the well known Chase Capital Partners.

After being loyal to this changing equity firm for decades, Stephen Murray was eventually given the opportunity to become the head of a buyout business thanks to JP Morgan Partners.

This buyout company become CCMP Capital and helped many individuals find new and unique alternatives to investment.

In addition to his great success within the financial industry, Stephen Murray was also an individual who enjoyed giving back to the community. Learn more about Stephen Murray CCMP Capital: http://www.wsj.com/articles/ccmp-capital-advisors-gets-backing-to-resume-investing-from-fund-1430946145

As a continuous donator to foundations such as the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Stephen Murray has a soft spot for helping children that were in need.

Stephen Murray supported this well known foundation in New York City and hoped that his donations and care would make a different to the children.

As a member of the chairman’s council for this organization, Stephen Murray always played a heavy hand with giving back.