Anthony Murphy

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Previous Experience

  • CEO, global banking and markets, Americas, HSBC
  • Head of strategy implementation, HSBC North America
  • CEO, HSBC Securities USA Inc.
  • Head of market risk management, HSBC Global Markets Europe and America 

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Anthony Murphy

Managing Director

Tony advises clients on corporate strategy, risk and asset-liability management, governance and complex transactions. He assists clients to build their businesses sustainably, by ensuring that growth initiatives are supported by strong governance and robust risk management and control infrastructure.


Before joining Promontory, Tony spent 20 years in a broad variety of senior executive roles at HSBC. He most recently served as chief executive officer of global banking and markets, Americas, a position in which he drove HSBC’s global banking, markets, asset management, and research businesses in the hemisphere. Prior to that, he worked as the firm’s head of strategic implementation for North America, where he was responsible for developing and implementing the strategic repositioning of the firm’s banking and consumer finance businesses. Earlier in his career at HSBC, he held such positions as chief executive of the U.S. broker-dealer and head of market risk management in Europe and the U.S. In his roles at HSBC, he was consistently responsible for ensuring that his units met best-in-class standards in governance, risk management, and control processes.

Tony also served on the management committee at Bridgewater Associates. Earlier in his career, he worked at Towers Watson and Nomura International PLC.


  • Ph.D., theoretical physics, Oxford University
  • B.A., experimental physics, Trinity College, Dublin
  • B.A., mathematics, Trinity College, Dublin

Affiliations, Awards, and Civic Engagements

  • Fellow, UK Institute of Actuaries

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