Timothy D. Armour is currently the chairman of Los Angeles-based Capital Group, one of the leading investment management firms in the world. The board of directors at Capital Group elected Armour as their chairman in 2015 after the demise of the previous Chairman James Rothenberg, who died of a heart attack in 2015. Along with the post of chairman, Armour also fulfills the responsibilities of chief executive officer and principal executive officer in the company.
Capital Group is known to be a leader in the world of investment management and currently serves clients investments, summing up to approximately $1.25 trillion, most of which comes from equity mutual funds. They serve individual investors as well as financial advisers and financial institutions all over the world. As a company with an individual charter, they put their customer’s interest first and strive to give them the best solutions for their financial endeavors.
Along with other members of the firm and the management committee, Timothy plans to take the company forward as it progresses and grows to its full potential. His aim is to maintain Capital Group’s business strategies and increase the effectiveness of all the members within of the company. Armour is also in charge of overseeing all the past, present and future operations of the company.
Timothy Armour has been working with Capital Group since the beginning of his career. He attained a position at Capital by being a participant in The Associates Program. In the early days of his career, Timothy Armour worked as an investment analyst for Capital Group. As part of his job as an analyst, he worked closely with numerous global and United States telecommunication companies. He gradually made his way up the ranks by being promoted to the position of equity investment manager and later, worked as an equity portfolio manager.
Timothy attended university at Middlebury College in Vermont. He studied and attained a bachelor’s degree in Economics.
Armour is currently working based on a plan that follows in the footsteps of the previous chairman of the company, which was formalized before the passing of Rothenberg. Capital Group believes in unity and utilizing the resources of every single employee to help with the growth and with the intent of establishing long-term investment relationships with its investors and clients as well. In light of this, Timothy believes in this purpose and is working towards continuing the eighty-four year long legacy of commitment and loyalty towards the advisers and investors they serve.