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Lifelong friends and colleagues, Tom Murphy and Tom Westrup epitomize financial professionals. Their combined strengths in analyzing, structuring, funding and investing have created a unique partnership focused on maximizing client satisfaction.

Thomas J. Murphy, President and CEO of NxNW Capital
A US Army veteran, Mr. Murphy received a BA degree from Loras College.  After working as a credit analyst at a multi-billion dollar bank, he went on to earn his Masters of Management (MBA) from the JL Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.  In addition, he holds a degree from the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin.

With over 25 years of industry experience, Tom has been described as a dedicated and experienced bank /investment executive with a proven history of building and maintaining productive business and customer relationships.

Thomas A. Westrup, Executive Vice President, NxNW Capital
Mr. Westrup holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Wisconsin, is a Chartered Financial Analyst, and is a member of the National Federation of Municipal Analysts. During his 25+ year career, he has acquired a wealth of knowledge in the management of credit risk, fixed income portfolios and financial institutions.  Tom has held executive positions with US Bank (FKA Firstar), as Vice President & CIO of Clarica US and as Director of Fixed Income for the Employees Retirement System of Texas.