Chris Murtha is an Executive Director in the Commercial Bank at JPMorgan Chase. He handles a large diversified client portfolio concentrated in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Prior to this role, he served as a Division Manager in the Metro South Market from 2005 to 2007.

Chris joined the firm in 1980. He began his career in heritage Chemical Bank's Factoring & Finance Division (now Asset Based Lending). In 1983 he moved to the Special Loan Group. During his 10 years with the group he was promoted to Vice President handling problem credits of significant size and complexity. In 1993, he transferred to the Middle Market working in the Brooklyn/SI Market.

Chris is a native New Yorker and lives in the Middle Village section of Queens. He is a long time Board Member of Southwest Brooklyn Industrial Development Corporation.

Chris is a graduate of Bernard M. Baruch College with a BBA in accounting.