Sue Walton

SVP, Senior Retirement Strategist, Capital Group | American Funds

Sue Walton is a senior vice president and a senior defined contribution strategist in the Retirement Strategy Group at American Funds, part of Capital Group. She has 20 years of industry experience and joined Capital Group in 2015. Prior to joining Capital, Sue was a director at Towers Watson Investment Services providing traditional and outsourced CIO consulting services for defined contribution clients. Sue was also part of the Defined Contribution Steering Committee, leading Towers Watson’s efforts for DC thought leadership and consulting. Before that, she was an investment consultant at Mercer Investment Consulting and Ellwood Associates. She holds an MBA from DePaul University with a concentration in finance and a bachelor’s degree in business administration, economics and international business from Marquette University. Sue is a founding member of DCIIA and has participated in the Investment Policy Committee and the Editorial Review Board for the organization. Sue is a recognized industry leader in defined contribution topics and a frequent public speaker. Sue is based in Chicago.