Michael Murphy, Chief Development Officer of CenterPoint Properties, oversees all conventional and complex development activity and opportunities. Murphy has spent more than 30 years in Chicago industrial real estate, having developed more than 35 million square feet of industrial and distribution space for some of the world’s most recognizable shippers, BCOs and retailers to enhance supply chain efficiency throughout the nation. Murphy is responsible for leading the development of more than 6,500 acres, taking much of the land from superfund and nearly obsolete brownfield sites, to state-of-the-art intermodal campuses from coast to coast. He is a member of the Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers (AIRE) and an associate member of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR).
Murphy received a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Boston College and an MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Business.