The CIG Team

Gene J. Mulroy


Founding Principal

Gene specializes in developing government relations and grassroots advocacy programs in New Jersey and Washington, DC. He has successfully represented large corporate, member association, and not-for-profit organization clients before the State Legislature, Governor’s Office and State agencies for more than two decades. He has also managed national grassroots campaigns in support of a host of different public issues.

A voice in state and national politics, Gene has served in varying capacities for presidential, gubernatorial and legislative campaigns. An elected Monmouth County Democratic Organization committee member, he was recently appointed to serve on Governor-elect Phil Murphy’s Transition 2018 Team and was named to 2017 InsiderNJ’s Power 100, which ranks key players in New Jersey politics across a broad spectrum of industries and disciplines.

Gene has held positions in state government with the NJ Department of Treasury and the Department of Law and Public Safety. He is also former columnist for NJBIZ, the state’s largest weekly business publication, where he regularly reported on legislative matters affecting the business community. Gene was named to Business News New Jersey’s “Who’s Who” list of the most influential business people in New Jersey and awarded its distinguished “40 top Business Leaders Under the Age of 40”. Gene has lectured at the Eagleton Institute of Politics, Rutgers University, and has provided commentary for television news and public affairs programs.

Gene was a graduate Fellow at the Eagleton Institute of Politics, Rutgers University, where he earned a MA in political science with a professional concentration in public policy. He also holds a BA in political science from the University of Massachusetts at Boston. Gene is a founding principal at Capital Impact Group.