Steve Taw is principal operating officer and SVP, ITG at Capital Group and is a member of the IT Management Committee. Previously, Steve was principal operating officer for Capital Fixed Income Investors. He has over 30 years of industry experience and has been with Capital Group for 14 years. Prior to joining Capital, Steve was a chief operating officer and managing director of information technology at Countrywide Financial. Before that, he was a senior vice president at Peoplelink and a senior director of the CRM practice at Keane. He also held various management roles at Atlantic Richfield Corporation in strategic planning, finance, internal audit, and information technology. Steve is co-founder and co-president of the Orange County Chapter of Ascend – the largest Asian professional network in the US. He also serves on the Board of Advisors of the Easton Technology Management Center at the Anderson School Management at UCLA. He holds an MBA from the Anderson School and a bachelor’s degree in political science from UCLA. Steve is based in Los Angeles, California.