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James Kegebein Dunton

James Kegebein Dunton, American investment management company executive. Chartered finance analyst.


  • Dunton, James Kegebein was born on January 18, 1938 in White Stone, Virginia, United States. Son of Ammon Gresham and Carolyn (Kegebein) Dunton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Virginia, 1959. Master of Business Administration, University Virginia, 1962.


    • Financial analyst Capital Research Company, New York City, 1962-1966, Los Angeles, vice president, 1966-1969, executive vice president, since 1982. Vice president Capital Guardian Trust Company, 1969-1972, senior vice president, 1972-1982, Capital Research and Management Company, Los Angeles, since 1985. Executive vice president American Mutual Fund, 1986-1992, president, since 1993, also board directors.

      Director Capital Research and Management Company.

    Major achievements

    • Chartered finance analyst.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Board trustees University Virginia Darden Graduate School Business Administration, Charlottesville, 1987-1996. Member Louisiana Society Finance Analysts (president 1981-1982, Outstanding Member award), Finance Analysts Federation (chairman, director 1989), International Society Finance Analysts (president 1988-1989), Institute Chartered Finance Analysts (trustee since 1989), Association Investment Management and Research (chairman 1991-1992), University Club (president 1979-1980), The Valley Hunt Club, Flintridge Riding Club.



    Skiing, travel.


    • Married Janet Jamison, November 7, 1958 (divorced). Children: James Gresham, Robert Anson, Elizabeth Ann Gould. Married Nancy Hilton, September 24, 1977.

      Children: Katherine Hilton.
    • father: Ammon Gresham Dunton
    • mother: Carolyn (Kegebein) Dunton
    • spouses: Janet Jamison
    • Nancy Hilton
    • children: James Gresham Dunton
    • Robert Anson Dunton
    • Elizabeth Ann Gould Dunton
    • Katherine Hilton Dunton
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    Born January 18, 1938
    • 1959
      University Virginia
    • 1962
      University Virginia
    • 1962 - 1966
      Financial analyst, Capital Research Company
    • 1966 - 1969
      Financial analyst, Capital Research Company
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