Kaki Murphy, '94

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Advisory Retail Industry Partner
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Kaki Murphy is an Audit Partner serving both public Fortune 500 clients and privately-held clients with a focus on retail.  She also serves as a Deputy professional practice director focused on serving as the engagement quality control review partner for a number of significant retail clients, including Lowe’s Companies and The Pantry.   Kaki has over 19 years of experience in public accounting.  She currently serves as the lead client service partner for Southeastern Grocers, a grocery retailer with approximately 700 stores in the Southeastern United States.  Kaki also serves as the lead client service partner for Advance Auto Parts, a speciality retailer of automotive aftermarket parts with approvismately 4,000 stores in the United States and Puerto Rico.  She recently completed a seven-year rotation serving Delhaize America, a grocery retailer with approximately 1,600 supermarkets; banners include Food Lion, Hannaford Brosl, Sweetbay, Bottom Dollar and Harveys.

Kaki is a certified public accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the North Carolina CPA Society.  She currently serves on the UNC Charlotte MBA Advisory Board and the Board or Junior Achievement. Kaki holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.