ALBANY, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GCOM, a leading provider of technology solutions focused on state and local governments, today announced the hire of Paul G. Murray as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). As CFO, Murray is responsible for overseeing GCOM’s financial strategy and operations, internal technology and infrastructure, and business process optimization as it continues its trajectory of growth and expansion nationally.
Murray’s specialties include scaling high-growth businesses including guiding strategic mergers and acquisitions that increase company value and customer offerings. He brings over 25 years of financial experience to GCOM. Prior to joining GCOM, Murray was CFO & Treasurer for Phase One Consulting Group (acquired by Accenture). Murray also served as CFO of Digital Management Inc (DMI) where he was able to more than triple the company in size and scale. He also led initiatives at DMI and Phase One to achieve ISO and CMMI accreditations. Earlier in his career, Murray was CFO at Compudyn Corporation, Aptiv Technology Partners, and Proxicom, all portfolio companies of The Gores Group. Murray received his B.S. from the University of Richmond and an M.B.A. in Finance from Westminster College.
“The breadth of experience that Paul brings to GCOM are critical as we continue to expand our national footprint as an industry-leading provider of next-generation state and local government solutions,” said Kamal Bherwani, CEO of GCOM. “His expertise in navigating financial growth both organically and through strategic acquisitions make him the perfect addition to the GCOM family.”
“GCOM has an unrivaled reputation for helping state and local governments solve their most complex problems using technology as a backbone, and I am excited to join at a time of significant growth," said Paul Murray, CFO of GCOM. “I welcome the opportunity to work alongside my esteemed colleagues in continuing the firm’s successful track record of bringing leading-edge industry solutions to our customers.”
GCOM delivers innovative solutions to state and local governments nationwide, with a focus on systems in health and human services, justice and public safety, licensing and regulatory markets. Combining the resources and capabilities of a large systems integrator with the agility and accessibility of a tight-knit and nimble team, GCOM offers state and local government leading-edge, scalable solutions to enhance operational performance and improve the constituent experience.