Allen MacDonellManaging Director at Teacher Retirement Investment Company of Texas
As Managing Director of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas - London office, Allen MacDonell is responsible for managing and sourcing principal transaction opportunities across the TRS private equity, real estate, and energy, natural resources & infrastructure portfolio's representing a combined 32% allocation for the $145+ billion TRS portfolio. He will assist in underwriting, managing, monitoring, and negotiating terms of select principal investment transactions.
Prior to joining TRS in November 2000, Mr. MacDonell worked at Duke Management Company, the investment management group for Duke University, where he was responsible for assisting in the monitoring and management of several alternative asset classes within the university’s endowment and other investment assets. He holds a B.B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Georgia and an M.B.A. from Georgia State University. Mr. MacDonell is a CFA charter holder.