Stephen Murray CCMP Capital, a New York based investor, business man , philanthropist and devoted family man has passed away this month. He is survived by his loving wife and four sons, whom he loved and cared for very deeply. He was a devoted husband and father and will be greatly missed by all who came into contact with this great man.
Stephen Murray CCMP Capital has said that the entrepreneur died of Health related problems. Under the dynamic leadership of Steven Murray The private equity investment firm soon became one of the world’s largest and most prolific private equity firms. Steve was considered by his colleagues an amazing investor and exceptional deal maker who spent the majority of his career devoted to private equity. His colleagues and clients alike have expressed great gratitude for his positive contributions to the success of CCMP, its clients and its predecessors.
Stephen Murray was proud to have held the position of President and chief executive officer of CCMP Capital, Where his enterprising business deals focused on buyout and growth equity transactions. Mr. Murray focused on investments in retail, consumer and healthcare services; with a special focus on financial services. Steven Murray was known to be a man of high standards and achieved his tremendous success through his honesty and integrity.
Steven Murray was a man who took his education seriously and first graduated from Boston College in 1984 with a BA degree in economics. In 1989 he earned his master’s degree in business administration from the Ivy league Columbia Business School. Education and helping to facilitate education was a lifelong goal throughout Steven Murray’s career. As a philanthropist, Steven Murray believed in making a difference in he world, and he was dedicated to helping those in need. Especially children, as he greatly supported the Make-A-Wish foundation of Metro New York. An organization dedicated to helping grant the wish of every child diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition. He also sponsored scholarship programs for Boston College and provided regular funding for the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County.
Steven Murray’s keen business sense and mentoring will surely be missed by colleagues and friends, but his giving spirit and strength will certainly be a legacy that will not soon be forgotten by all those who came into contact with him or graciously ever received his kindnesses.