R. Michael Shanahan

R.MichaelShanahan
AB ’60, MBA ’65
Chairman Emeritus, Capital Group Companies Inc.

Mike Shanahan is chairman emeritus of Capital Research and Management Company, which serves as the advisor to The American Funds.

Mike received an AB from Stanford University in 1960 and subsequently spent three years in the U.S. Navy as a junior officer. He joined Capital in 1965 as a financial analyst after receiving an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Mike is a former trustee of Harvey Mudd College and served as chairman of the board of trustees from 1998 through 2006.

He is a member of the Los Angeles Society of Financial Analysts.

Last Updated 29 Dec 2018