Timothy Armour is an executive leader and an expert in the hedge fund market. He is the chairman of Capital Group. Tim has served the company for 33 years. Over the years, he has been able to rise strategically through the company’s ranks. Tim joined Capital Group in 1983 through The Associates Program.
As the chairman of the group, Timothy has helped the company with its operations. He has also developed innovative strategies that serve as its guiding principles. Phil de Toledo, the president of Capital Group, and Rob Lovelace, the president of Capital Research and Management Company, helps the financial expert in undertaking these duties.
Tim took over as the chair of the corporation after the passing on of James Rothenberg. Rothenberg, the former chairman, had been with the company since 1970. During his tenure, he played an instrumental role in expanding the company and establishing it as an international investment company. Rothenberg died in July 2015. Tim was immediately appointed by the firm to serve as its new chairman. He was already being prepared by the company to be the next chairperson. Tim has spent his entire investment career at the enterprise. He joined Capital Group straight from Middlebury College where he graduated with a degree in Economics.
The Capital Group was founded in Los Angeles in 1931. Over the last eight decades, the company has been able to expand its service offing. Moreover, the entity has expanded into other continents. Presently, it has offices in London, Tokyo, and Sydney. The three are part of 20 offices spread across the globe. The company is one of the oldest and largest investment management firms globally with over $1.4 trillion in assets. The growth of Capital Group can be attributed to its quality leadership and collective talents of its staff.
Recently, the investment management company collaborated with Samsung Asset Management. This partnership will see the firm manage Samsung’s global investments and asset management products. The main areas of their collaboration will be in product supervision, investment administration, support for distribution channels, and retirement organization. Tim is confident that Capital Group will provide the Korean Company with the right solutions to their challenging investment requirements.