Steve Murphy

Chief Executive Officer


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Steve Murphy joined Epicor as Chief Executive Officer in October 2017, bringing more than 20 years of leadership experience in the tech industry. As CEO, Mr. Murphy has guided Epicor with a long-term vision focused on a strong customer experience and innovative products and solutions that drive business growth. Epicor revenues exceeded $1B in 2022 as one of the top ERP software companies globally. The organization has a history of 50 years in ERP software and is proud to be the essential partner to the world’s most essential businesses.

Prior to his current role, Mr. Murphy held a number of leadership positions including serving as President of OpenText, a $3B global leader in enterprise information management with 12,000 employees worldwide. There, he was responsible for overseeing all aspects of the customer experience, from marketing to sales to customer support. During his time at OpenText, he delivered outstanding operational performance and was instrumental in the completion and integration of four major acquisitions. Prior to OpenText, Mr. Murphy held sales and operations leadership positions at Oracle, Sun Microsystems, and Manugistics.

Mr. Murphy also is well-versed in global logistics and supply chain strategy. He held leadership roles in both manufacturing and distribution, giving him experience leading major enterprise resource planning (ERP) implementations with Accenture and Procter & Gamble.

Mr. Murphy holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from University of California, Davis.