James J. "Jim" Murphy

Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales & Marketing

Jim Murphy has been a leader in the HDD industry for more than 25 years. He joined Seagate in 2017 as Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales & Marketing, where he leads the company's global go-to-market strategies, teams, and sales activities. Prior to joining Seagate, Mr. Murphy served in a variety of executive leadership roles at Western Digital Corporation, including as President of Western Digital Corporation, Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales & Sales Operations, and Vice President of Asia Pacific sales. Mr. Murphy began his career with IBM in the sales organization, where he held a number of sales roles with increasing responsibility over a seven year period. Mr. Murphy earned a Bachelor’s degree in finance from Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, Calif.