Bob Murray is Director of Institutional Sales for Ancora Advisors where he is responsible for marketing and client service to plan sponsors and consultants. Prior to joining Ancora Advisors Bob was a Managing Director and founding partner of Westwood Distributors, LLC, where he was responsible for providing sales and marketing assistance to clients. Bob holds SEC series 7, 63 and 65 and 79.
Before joining Westwood Distributors, Bob was Managing Director at Clinton Group, a Director with First Quadrant, LP, and the Director of Marketing with Amerindo Investment Advisors, Inc. He began his career with the IBM Corporation where he held various sales and marketing management positions. He also founded and was President of Information Products of North Jersey, an authorized IBM distributor.
Bob holds a BBA degree with a major in accounting from Iona College in New Rochelle, NY. He is a member of The Olympic Club, San Francisco, CA, Fiddlesticks Country Club, Fort Myers, FL and The Tuxedo Club, Tuxedo Park, NY. Bob served a decade on The Tuxedo Club’s governing board and nine years on the executive committee where he first was Golf Chairman and then Treasurer. Bob is a committeeman with the Metropolitan Golf Association where he serves on the Rules and Tournament committee and the Junior committee. Bob is also a past member of the Board of Directors of Bergen Catholic High School in Oradell, NJ. He is the founder and a past president of the Bergen Catholic Alumni Association.