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David Allen

Founder and Chief Investment Officer at AlbaCore Capital


Prior to founding AlbaCore Capital, Mr. Allen managed Canada Pension Plan Investment Board’s European Principal Credit Fund and was a member of the Investment Committee. Mr. Allen was also a Partner, Investment Committee member and Senior Portfolio Manager at GoldenTree Asset Management, where he established and ran the firm’s European presence. Mr. Allen spent a decade with Morgan Stanley in New York and Hong Kong, working across M&A and investment banking before specialising as a High Yield media analyst.

Mr. Allen graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, where he was an all-conference rower and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.