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Stephen Murphy

Non-Executive Director


Stephen Murphy currently serves as Principal of his own advisory business, as well as Chairman at OVO Group, a major U.K. retail energy provider; GYG plc, an AIM listed superyacht services business, London & Capital Ltd, a UK and US wealth management company, Shaw Education Group plc, a Dublin based digital education provider and Elder Technologies, a U.K. based provider of live in home care

Stephen also serves as an adviser to Ashcombe Advisers, a boutique corporate finance house, and as a Director of Get Living London Ltd, a major residential build to rent company.

Previously Stephen was Group CEO of Virgin Group from 2005-2011 having succeeded the Founder, Sir Richard Branson.

Stephen joined the Virgin Group in 1994 with a remit from Richard Branson to rationalise and restructure the business following the sale of Virgin Music. Stephen oversaw the creation of many new Virgin businesses including Virgin Blue in Australia and Virgin America in the US.


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