Brian Murray

Partner & COO


Brian leads Craft’s investment team. As one of the first employees at Craft, Brian built the infrastructure that powers the firm's investment process and hired a talented team to expand Craft's growing portfolio.

Prior to joining Craft, Brian was the VP of Business Operations at Zenefits where he led many of the company’s largest, cross-functional initiatives. Brian spearheaded Zenefit's transition to a pure SaaS business, established the company's most important channel partnerships, and led the compliance overhaul of its benefits management product.

Previously, Brian was the VP of Sales and Customer Success at Cotap (acquired by ServiceMax) where he led sales, marketing, and post-sales efforts. Before that, Brian was director of product at Yammer, which was acquired by Microsoft for $1.2 billion in July 2012.


Notable Investments

Board Seats

Sendoso, Sonar, Klue, TryNow, Bitgo, Lightning Labs, Fold, Sphinx, PurpleAir


SaaS, Ecommerce, Bitcoin

Observer On

Sourcegraph, AgentSync, OpenPhone, and Mozart Data