Advisory Team

Expert guidance gives your business the tools to expand.

Murray Grant

Business Advisor

Murray is an accomplished executive with over 37 years of business development experience with both large and small companies across a broad range of product and service industries. 

He is the founder of Masterkey Business Solutions which helps public and small to medium sized private companies improve their efficiency and increase operating capacity.

Murray is also a founding member of NXT Partners who help business owners evolve their companies using structured business management systems.

Murray has participated on and advised numerous Boards for industry associations, private companies and startup businesses.

  • Strategic and Business Plan development and deployment
  • Sales and Marketing - People, process and tools development
  • Order fulfillment process and product channel implementation
  • Research and technology commercialization
  • Business Management system framework and implementations  
  • Contract negotiations 

Professional History

MasterKey Business

Solutions (Owner)

2009 - Present

Business development consulting firm helping over 70 small and medium sized enterprises improve and/or grow

Siemens Canada Ltd 

(Regional Vice President)

2006 - 2009

Grew Siemens market share to $70M in Healthcare, Electrical / Automation, and Building technology. 5 offices, 3 provinces.

Business Development

2000 - 2006

Acetek Composites (Aerospace) - President (2004)

AML Wireless (Telecom) - Director Business Development (2001)

Videon Cable Systems - VP, Business Development & Engr’ing (2000)

Nortel Networks

1985 - 2000

Over a 15-year career advanced to manage a $25M telecommunications network management business unit


2009: Certified Management Consultant (Manitoba)

1984: University of Manitoba - Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering