Capital Group is one of the oldest, largest and most trusted investment management organizations, operating across the globe. The company has offices in various key cities in Europe, America, Asia and Australia. The total valuation of the assets managed by the firm is approximate $1.39 Trillion, which points towards the scale of business administered by the corporation. James Rothenberg was the former chairman of the company, who joined Capital Group in 1970 and helped enhance company’s brand identity globally, attracting new clients from across the globe.
Under the leadership of James Rothenberg, the company flourished and expanded worldwide. However, after his sudden unfortunate demise in July 2015, Timothy Armour took over the role as company’s Chairman, who has been working with Capital Group since 1983. Timothy after taking over as Chairman commented that the firm remains dedicated to carrying forward the legacy of providing its clients and investors with long-term value. Timothy Armour holds a Bachelors Degree in Economics from Middlebury College.
Capital Group has over 20 offices worldwide, including at Sydney, London, New York and Tokyo, among others. The company recently, under the leadership of Tim Armour, announced that it would be partnering with Samsung Asset Management to penetrate the high potential Korean Market. The move is also to help expand the company’s global footprint and offer its clientele with diverse management products.
The four key areas where both the companies would be working together are supporting distribution channels, investment management and administration, product maintenance, and retirement planning. The performance of Capital Global Group further caught the eye of its investors and market when Janet Yang, who is a reputed analyst from credible investment research firm, gave the company A Rating for its performance, quality services and maintaining top standards in its offerings.
Timothy Armour has over 33 years of experience in the field of investment research as an investment analyst, all through Capital Group. He joined Capital group as a member of an Associate Program, but quickly became an integral part of the company. Timothy Armour showed a keen eye for details and had the patience to see the results maturing, which is the key requirement in the field of investment research. He heads different subsidiaries of Capital Group of Companies and serves as the Chairman of the Capital Group Companies Management Committee. Capital Group is moving towards the right direction under the leadership of Tim as it aims to expand its footprint globally through collaborations with international investment firms.