Robert D. Beyer (MBA ’83)
Robert D. Beyer is the Chairman of Chaparal Investments LLC, a private investment firm he founded in 2009. He was previously the Chief Executive Officer and a director of the TCW Group, Inc., a global investment advisory firm with approximately $150 billion of equities, fixed income and alternative assets under management and member of the Executive Committee and a director of Societe Generale Asset Management, S.A., the parent company of TCW.
Mr. Beyer is a director of The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) and The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR). He is a past chair and serves on the Board of Trustees of Harvard-Westlake School. He is the Chairman of the Board of Visitors at the UCLA Anderson School of Management, a member of the Board of Councilors at the USC College of Letters, Arts & Sciences, and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Los Angeles World Affairs Council. He is also a member of the Board of Airport Commissioners of Los Angeles World Airports and was a former commissioner of the Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System. He is an owner and member of the Advisory Board of The Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club.
Mr. Beyer received his B.S. in Business from the University of Southern California and his M.B.A. from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.