James Murray is a Partner in the Strategic Advisory Group at PJT Partners, based in New York, having joined its predecessor company in 2014. Prior to joining PJT Partners, Mr. Murray spent 14 years in investment banking at Morgan Stanley in New York and Chicago. Most recently, he served as Morgan Stanley’s Head of Wireless and Satellite Banking. Over the course of his career, Mr. Murray managed the firm’s relationships with wireless carriers, mobile device manufacturers, satellite communications ventures, aerospace and remote sensing providers, media conglomerates and major Internet companies in the United States, Europe and Asia. Mr. Murray has led advisory teams on public and private company mergers, leveraged buyouts, special committee assignments and corporate restructurings. He has accumulated extensive capital markets experience, including the successful IPOs of numerous TMT companies on the NYSE, NASDAQ and LSE. Prior to his time at Morgan Stanley, Mr. Murray spent 5 years at Monitor Company, a strategy consulting firm focused on telecommunications and competitive intelligence. Mr. Murray has an AB in Government from Harvard College and studied International Relations and Economics at the London School of Economics.