Benjamin Murray is the Chief Operating Officer at Cypress Creek Partners, a private markets – focused asset manager in Austin, TX. Previously, Mr. Murray was Director/Head of Operational Due Diligence with the University of Texas/Texas A&M Investment Management Company (UTIMCO). Prior to joining UTIMCO, Mr. Murray was an Operational Due Diligence Analyst at William Blair in Chicago. He has also held various investment operations roles at PEAK6 Investments, Aurora Investment M anagement LLC, and Man Investments (USA), LLC. Mr. Murray is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Austin. He holds a B.A. in Communication and an M.B.A. with an emphasis in Finance from the University of Missouri.