Jim Murphy

Chair of the Board

Jim Murphy is Invenergy’s co-founder, President & Chief Operating Officer. He is responsible for the general management of the company and overseeing the legal, finance and administration functions. With more than 40 years of experience in the energy industry, Murphy has managed the negotiation and execution of more than $40 billion in private equity and debt investments, power plant acquisitions and sales, and project financing. He manages the relationships with all stakeholders in the company’s business units and is a member of the investment committee for Energize Ventures, the venture capital fund managed by Invenergy. Murphy served for many years on the Boards of Directors of the American Wind Energy Association and the American Council on Renewable Energy. He is currently interim chair of the American Clean Power Association. Prior to the formation of Invenergy, he was Chief Financial Officer at SkyGen Energy LLC, Vice President at The Deerpath Group, Inc. and a Manager at Arthur Andersen. Murphy has a BS from the University of Illinois, magna cum laude, and a CPA certification from the University of Illinois.