Murray has been in the real estate industry for 30 years and on the 1st of April 2011 Murray and his wife Barbara purchased Whangamata Real Estate.
Prior to being involved in the real estate industry Murray worked in the stock and station industry, working for Newton King Ltd, Allied Farmers and Elders Pastoral and carried out a number of management roles for all three companies.
In 1993 Murray purchased a shareholding in Century 21 NZ Ltd which has a network of 60 offices throughout New Zealand selling his shareholding in April 2011 to purchase Whangamata Real Estate.
As a past President and life member of the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand Murray is also an Auctioneer and has auctioned many rural and residential properties throughout New Zealand
Murray is married to Barbara with three children and three grandchildren. His interests are rugby, golf and enjoying beach life at Whangamata.