Murray is a company director and consultant. In addition to Open Polytechnic, he holds board positions as Deputy Chair of TSB Bank and a director of Powerco, TSB Group Capital and TAS – the Central Region DHB shared services company. Previously he has filled roles as Chief Executive of the Ministry of Science and Innovation, Chief Executive of the Foundation for Research, Science and Technology, Assistant Governor in the Reserve Bank, and Chief Operating Officer with ACC. In his time in Trust Bank New Zealand he has held the positions of Senior General Manager – Banking and Chief Financial Officer.
His current term of office finishes on 30 April 2020.