Robert F. Murphy

Senior Managing Director

“Our clients can look to me and my team for honest, experienced guidance and superior transaction execution.”

Robert Murphy has over 30 years of experience in investment banking and corporate development. Prior to joining PKF Investment Banking, Bob co-owned two M&A firms, and held numerous senior operating and financial management positions, including as a financial officer and SVP, Corporate Development of a public company.

Bob’s investment banking expertise includes work on over 300 financial consulting and M&A sell-side and buy-side engagements. He has closed deals in industries such as distribution, manufacturing, business services, healthcare and IT, as well as many complex cross-border transactions. He has completed transactions valued at $5 million to $100+ million and closed deals with private and public companies and private equity firms in multiple countries.

Bob is well regarded for his business expertise, objective and honest advice, attention to detail, negotiation skills and professionalism. He also is a former CPA.

Professional Affiliations

  • Association for Corporate Growth


  • FINRA licensed holding Series 7, 79, 24 and 63