Sikich Names Murphy PIC of Manufacturing and Distribution Practice

Jerry Murphy

Jerry Murphy

Naperville, Ill.-based Sikich (FY15 net revenue of $116.6 million) has named Jerry Murphy the new PIC of its manufacturing and distribution practice. Murphy has more than 25 years of experience working with manufacturing companies on assurance, operations improvement, strategic planning, and mergers and acquisitions.

“Our firm has deep experience in the manufacturing and distribution industry,” Murphy says. “My goal is to build on that experience and give our teams the tools they need to stay on the cutting edge of industry developments. This will enable us to continue to address a range of client needs in a time of disruptive change for manufacturing and distribution.”

Sikich’s manufacturing and distribution practice provides accounting, technology, supply chain, and advisory and managed services to manufacturers, wholesale distributors, and warehousing and storage companies.

“Jerry has spent his entire career helping manufacturers and distributors develop creative solutions that improve their business operations and bottom line,” Sikich CEO Chris Geier says. “As the leader of our manufacturing and distribution vertical, he will help us continue to sharpen our expertise and enhance the many services we offer clients in this industry.”