Stephen Murphy, ’87 B.A.
Mr. Murphy is Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer of the university.
In this role, he is responsible for overseeing the controller’s office, financial planning and analysis, procurement, financial shared services center, financial systems support, and the Workday administrative software project. Previously, he served as associate vice president for finance from 2012-15, associate vice president for financial planning and analysis from 2009-12, and associate vice president for business operations from 2007-09. He joined the University in 2001 as the director of finance and administration for the office of cooperative research. Prior to working for Yale, he served in various finance and business development positions in the private sector, including finance director for Wilson Sporting Goods Europe based in Munich; director of business development for Häagen-Dazs Asia/Pacific based in Hong Kong; and as the senior financial executive at several technology companies. He began his career as a management consultant at Marakon Associates. He serves as a board member and treasurer for the Foote School and is a former member of the board of trustees for St. Thomas More Chapel & Center at Yale. Mr. Murphy has a B.A. in economics from Yale.