Mr. Allen joined Castlelake in 2010 and is a member of the Capital Formation team, focused on leading the completion of investor due diligence questionnaires. In prior roles at Castlelake, he focused on finance, accounting and operations with the majority of his tenure specializing in Aviation. Prior to joining Castlelake, Mr. Allen was with Deephaven Capital Management, where he focused on merger and acquisition arbitrage. Mr. Allen received his B.A. from the University of Minnesota Duluth in finance.