Executive Vice President of Global Distribution (retired)
The Capital Group/American Funds
John Fodor ’85 recently retired from the investment firm The Capital Group/American Funds after twenty-two years of service having served as a member of the board of directors and executive vice president of Global Distribution.
Fodor is still active in the business community as an investor, educator and consultant. He has helped to finance several startup businesses to include Latitude Beverages, recently named to The Boston Business Journal’s “Fast 50” fastest growing businesses list. In his latest venture, he has co-founded NextGen Recruiters, a business consulting firm helping businesses attract and retain top talent.
Fodor is a 1985 graduate of UConn where he continues to remain involved as a frequent guest lecturer at the School of Business.
Throughout his career he has been involved with numerous nonprofit organizations and educational institutions. He currently sits on the boards of trustees of the Foundation for Financial Planning as well as the Southborough Community Foundation, and is president of his family’s own foundation, the John and Sally Fodor Family Foundation. Fodor and his wife, Sally, and their two daughters reside in Southborough, Massachusetts.