Timothy Armour currently works at the Capital Group where he is the Chief Executive Officer. A former hedge fund manager and experienced investor, Timothy believes that there are way too many expensive and ordinary funds that occasionally shortchange investors. He agrees with Warren Buffet that investors should commit to investments that are simple, low cost and long term. According to Timothy Armour, the bottom-up investing approach by Mr. Buffet has been effective over the decades. He further stresses the fact that there is need for the Americans to save more when it comes to retirement. Timothy believes that one of the most critical things that an investor can do in order to grow their egg nest is to do better compared to the crowd in bad times.
Having served in the field of investment for more than 30 years, Timothy Armour has accumulated lots of experience both in investment and management. Due to his outstanding leadership skills, Timothy Armour has managed to work together with other great leaders in order to make sure that Capital Group succeeds and also achieve its strategic goals. It was back in 1983 that Timothy started his vocation with Capital Group. He has managed to dedicate both his energy and time towards the success of the company. Timothy started his career as an Associate at the Capital Group and has over the years seen one promotion after another.
After James Rothenberg, the former Chairman and CEO of Capital Group, passed away in July 2015, Timothy Armour was appointed to be the company’s new CEO and Chairman. Launched in 1931in Los Angeles, California, Capital Group is an investment company that is described as the largest and oldest investment company in the world. The company has offices in the United States, London, Sydney and Tokyo. Timothy Armour has attributed his success in the investment field to hard work, commitment and discipline.