The business and banking industries received saddening news that Stephen Murray, the chief executive officer of CCMP Capital Advisors has passed away. Stephen Murray, the terrific deal maker, passed away on March 12, 2015 at the age of 52. Read more: Stephen P. Murray, 52; Financial Executive; Stamford Resident; Vice Chair Boston College Board of Trustees
He not only contributed to the success of his company and the others that he worked for, but Stephen Murray supported many charities through out his life including the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Boston College, and Stamford Museum. Read more: CCMP’s Murray dead at 52
Stephen Murray was a resident of New York City, and began his journey to success at Boston College where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree. Murray progressed his education by seeking and completing a Master of Business Administration from Columbia University on New York. Learn more about Stephen Murray CCMP: http://fortune.com/2015/03/13/ex-ccmp-capital-ceo-steve-murray-passes-away/
It is no surprise that with such a strong educational background that he joined JP Morgan in 1984, and quickly began to rise in position becoming the vice president of middle-market lending.
It was then that Stephen Murray went on to develop and co-found CCMP Capital which is a spinout of JP Morgan Chase. He was soon elected president and chief executive officer of CCMP Capital, and focused his efforts on the private firm and the growth equity transactions it specializes in. Learn more about Stephen Murray CCMP: http://ryvoice.org/stephen-murray-and-ccmp-capital/
Due to health complications, Stephen Murray stepped down as chief executive officer of CCMP shorty before his passing. Stephen Murray was a celebrated businessman with many connections, and served as a board member on several major companies.
All that knew Stephen Murray say that he was an inspiration to work with, and will be dearly missed in the banking industry.