Robert J. Murray, CPA, Executive Vice President – Finance
Robert Murray is responsible for all accounting aspects of the company including hospitality, construction, development and the corporate holding company. Significant areas of responsibility also include fund and investor level accounting, corporate and development companies’ finance requirements, tax preparation and review, treasury activities as well as supervision of over 75 hotel and fund level audits and 250 tax returns.
Prior to joining the company in 2005, Mr. Murray worked at BearingPoint, Inc., an international consulting firm in the position of Director-Finance. At BearingPoint, Mr. Murray performed many different functions, including developing and supervising a global Sarbanes-Oxley policies and procedures team, supervision of international and domestic line-of-business controllers and initiated the planning and budgeting function prior to the company’s public stock offering in 2001.
Prior to BearingPoint, Mr. Murray was Senior Vice President at Fleet/Boston Financial Corporation. Mr. Murray was responsible for all corporate accounting functions including Securities and Exchange Commission and regulatory reporting, consolidations, and accounting policy reviews. Prior to joining Fleet/Boston Financial Corporation, Mr. Murray spent 10 years at Ernst & Young concentrating on large publicly held clients in the finance, private equity and manufacturing sectors.
Mr. Murray earned his Master’s Degree from Babson College in Business with a concentration in Finance. He received his undergraduate degree from Providence College in Business Administration.