Chief Executive Officer
Richard Murad, Chief Executive Officer for Murad, LLC, is responsible for directing overall company strategic planning, as well as overseeing the operations, marketing, finance and sales functions for the Murad business. During Richard’s tenure, he has led the global expansion of the company with consecutive yearly sales growth and has set the foundation for future company expansion. Additionally, Richard leads all new business development outreach, and serves as Treasurer of the Murad Family Foundation which was created to advance children’s health and well-being funding programs at community based organizations that have an impact on fitness, nutrition and environmentally sustainable education.
Joining Murad in 1996 as General Counsel, Richard was appointed Vice President of Legal Affairs and Vice President of Operations in 1999. In 2003 he was formally named Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, and thereafter was promoted to General Manager. Prior to joining Murad, Richard was a partner in the law firm of Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt in New York City, specializing in commercial litigation. Richard holds an MBA from the Anderson School at UCLA, a Juris Doctorate from Fordham University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from New York University.
Richard currently resides in Manhattan Beach, Calif. with his wife and three children where he also founded Beach City Baseball Academy, a state-of-the-art baseball training facility, open to the public.