Allen began his career as a Financial Advisor in 1999 with Smith Barney. He joined RBC Wealth Management in 2013. Prior to his financial services career, Allen was President of Touchstone Healthcare Management, Chief Operating Officer of MedFirst-New York and also held various positions within the Blue Cross Blue Shield system, including Vice President of Business and Product Development. Allen serves on several non-profit boards. He holds BA, MBA, and MPH degrees from Hobart College, University of New Haven and Yale University.