Clarke Murphy is the Chief Executive Officer of Russell Reynolds Associates and serves on the Board of Directors. Prior to his appointment as CEO, he was the Global Leader of the firm's CEO/Board Services Practice.
While at Russell Reynolds Associates, Clarke has conducted a number of significant projects in the industry, including Fortune 100 board searches and CEO successions. In addition, he has led notable searches in the private equity industry including searches for the Carlyle Group and Warburg Pincus.
Clarke has over 30 years of experience in the executive recruiting industry and joined Russell Reynolds Associates in 1988. Now based in New York, he also worked in the firm's Frankfurt and London offices. He has also acted as Head of the Americas. Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates, Clarke was a commercial banking officer at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company (now part of JPMorgan Chase) in New York.
ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
Clarke is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations as well as a member of the Board of Directors of Carnegie Hall and the New York City Ballet.
Clarke received his B.A. in History from the University of Virginia.
Financial Services, Board Directors and Chief Executive Officers, Board & CEO Advisory Partners