Stephen Murray is the longest serving chief executive officer and president of CCMP Capital. He was also the co-founder of this firm. He attended Boston College for a degree in economics and graduated in 1984. He later pursued a master’s degree in business administration from Columbia Business School and graduated in 1989. Stephen Murray started his career as a private equity investor long ago, and he was able to gain a lot of skill in this industry that helped him greatly in the management of Stephen Murray CCMP Capital. Stephen Murray also spends some of his time as a philanthropist. He notably participated in philanthropy by supporting charity organizations achieve their objectives. Some of the charities he supported include the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County. He also gave donations to educational facilities such as the Stamford Museum, Columbia Business School, and the Boston Collage. In his career, Stephen Murray has works for many organizations such as Manufacturers Hanover Corporation and MH Equity Corporation at the beginning of his career. In 2005, he joined JP Morgan Partners, where he later co-founded CCMP Capital. At this time, CCMP Capital was a spinout of JP Morgan Chase, and Stephen Murray was named its CEO. Under Stephen Murray’s leadership, CCMP Capital grew to become even more successful than its parent firms. On March 12, 2015, Stephen Murray passed away after a short illness.
CCMP Capital is a private equity firm that mainly deals in buyout and growth equity investments all over the world. Its main operations are in North America and Europe but also caters for clients from other continents. This firm enjoys the luxury of having a highly skilled professional management staff that puts a lot of effort to guarantee the success of the firm. The firm works using a strong model their unique proprietary operating resources and deep industry expertise. These characters have led the firm to have a rapid growth and operational efficiency in all its business sectors.
The firm’s name CCMP Capital is derived from the company’s heritage that is;
Manufacturers Hanover Capital and J.P. Morgan
This name forms the operation core of this organization
According to NY Post, since CCMP Capital started its operations independently August 2006, the firm has been able to pass through major milestones. Even though the firm’s successful in the investment industry, it continued to handle the private equity for J.P. Morgan Partners. So far, from 1984, this firm has invested over $16 billion in its buyout and growth equity trade. This firm targets major sectors of the economy such as consumer and retail commodities, industrial goods, healthcare and the chemical energy industry. This firm is now very reputable as a world-class investment partner by many organizations and business firms.