Timothy Armour has created a name for himself over the years in his career. He is an influential personality in the investment industry. Particularly Timothy Armour has become known for his investment acumen. Currently, Armour serves as the Capital Group Chairman he is also the principle executive officer of Capital Research and Management Company, Inc. as well as the chairman of the Capital Group management companies.
In 2015, Armour was promoted to the position of the chairman by the board of Capital Group, at the time he had served over 33 years in the company. The circumstance that attributed the promotion of the Armour was because of the passing on of the previous chairman, James Rothenberg, he died of heart attack. The 33 years’ experience that he has gotten with Capital Group illustrates what makes such an individual become the Capital Group Chairman. Furthermore, the fact that he holds a degree in economics from Middlebury College in Vermont shows how.
The 33 years’ experience that Tim Armour has gained with Capital Group, part of it has been serving telecommunications companies as well as the U.S. service companies when he was an equity investment analyst.
The years of experience that Armour has in the investment industry, this experience allow him to offer informed advice to investors as well as the aspiring investor about the best methods of making their investments. On the same subject Armour advice fund managers that they should make a deep analysis about the companies where they are holding capital as well as the companies that they are about to invest for their investor, he says that this will go a long way to assisting in making informed decisions. Armour has also created respect for himself in the investment industry, among the people who believe in the transformative strategies of Armour is Janet Yang a financial analyst. She believes that Amour has the capability to predict the future of the investment industry and take the necessary measure to address the business as well as a long-term requirement of the employees.
Since he took over the chairmanship of the Capital Group investment he has been instrumental in fostering an alliance with companies both at home and overseas. For example, Capital Group established a partnership with Samsung Asset Management, an investment firm in South Korea. Both firms will develop products for the South Korea market.