Chic Murphy is the financier and business partner who would help Bob and Chris Herbert in forming girl group Touch, that would later to become the Spice Girls


Chic Murphy along with Bob Herbert was convinced by Chris Herbert to form a "girl -singing, dancing group" to reinvent and to permeate the all boy bands that dominated in the 90's.

In Raw Spice, Chic Murphy believed in the vision stating:

You gotta think that if you can get five ordinary english girls - girl next door type, and at least the girls might buy the records, and um... the boys might buy the records.