On Nov. 16, Linden, New Jersey-based Turtle named Teesee Murray as its Chief Strategy Officer to lead the electrical distributor’s transformation strategy, which includes innovation, go-to-market initiatives, a partner ecosystem, ESG and micro-investment.
Murray brings C-suite experience with a deep knowledge of technology that includes artificial intelligence and enterprise automation, Turtle officials said in a news release. She has more than 25 years of global leadership in distribution, retail, manufacturing, healthcare, and financial services.
“With her attention firmly fixed on fostering innovation through our people, passion and purpose, we will benefit from her strategic strengths in culture-building, customer success and executive alliances as we forge new pathways for our customers in energy transition,” said Jayne Millard, Executive Chairman of the Board and Co-CEO of Turtle. Millard and Luis Valls became co-CEOs on Nov. 1.
Most recently, Murray was CEO of iGrafx, an equity-backed global firm in business process intelligence. Prior, she was Vice President/General Manager at global enterprise software company Epicor, and Global Vice President for Digital and Cloud at Infor.
Turtle ranks No. 17 among electrical distributors on MDM’s 2023 Top Distributors Lists.