The late Stephen Murray was born on August 2, 1962 and passed away on March 12, 2015. He is a former very successful businessman who worked as the President and Chief Executive Officer for a private equity firm called CCMP Capital.
This company focuses mostly on growth equity transactions. Murray was known as a terrific investor and deal maker.
He joined JP Morgan’s merchant bank in 1989 in which he helped to build into a sizable company that it is.
Murray attended Boston College where he earned a degree in economics in 1984. After finishing his education at Boston College, Murray later attended Columbia Business School where he obtained his Masters Degree in business administration.
Murray also worked at Manufacturers Hanover Corporation where he was part of the credit analyst training program. He eventually co-founded CCMP Capital and was later named as the President and CEO of the company in 2007.
He also worked for a lot of other companies serving on the board of companies such as popular nutrition company “The Vitamin Shoppe”.
Among the other companies were “Cabela’s” which is a popular store that sales outdoor gear. Murray was also on the board for Aramark, Generac Power Systems, AMC Entertainment, Warner Chilcott and Pinnacle Foods. Stephen Murray was very supportive to his former school serving as chairman on the board of trustees at Boston College.
Stephen Murray also supported the Make A Wish Foundation of New York. The Make A Wish Foundation helps to arrange special experiences for children who have life-threatening medical conditions.
It is through his hard work and determination that Stephen Murray CCMP Capital reached the levels of success that he was able to. It is clear through his support for foundations like the Make A Wish foundation that Murray was somebody who did his best to help others.
Learn more about Stephen Murray CCMP Capital: http://www.wsj.com/articles/ccmp-capital-advisors-gets-backing-to-resume-investing-from-fund-1430946145