IT turnaround expert shifts focus of low performing businesses to strategy, execution and accountability
Tom Murray is a partner in the Greater Chicago office of Fortium Partners. He brings a wealth of knowledge and hands-on involvement in e-business, compliance, start-up and IT turnaround situations for Fortune 100, mid-sized and small organizations. Murray specializes in project rescue, where he leads business critical projects and IT business alignment during demanding transitions like mergers, ERP implementations, data center relocations and systems upgrades, often for household brands. After serving as CIO and Vice President, Information Services for industry behemoths ACCO North America and JC Whitney & Co. in the 1990s, Murray devoted his career to advising all types of businesses on how to best manage critical technology during significant change. He has been a strategic technology advisor for many businesses as a Tatum CIO partner and the founder of consulting firm Deer Park Group, Inc. Murray holds an MBA from Keller Graduate School in Chicago and a BS in business administration from Robert Morris University.