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Machel Allen

Machel Allen

Founder, Metis Global Partners
United States
Machel is the Founder and Chief Investment Officer at Metis Global Partners. She leads the firm’s business strategy efforts as well as the investment team responsible for researching and managing the firm’s portfolio strategies.  Metis Global Partners is a diverse and woman owned global equity solution provider founded in 2013, currently managing over $3 billion in institutional assets. 

Machel’s investment career spans over 30 years, including ten years with Brandes Investment Partners where she led the quantitative investment team that designed and implemented the investment process used by Metis today. Prior experience includes Lord Abbett, as an Equity Analyst to international and domestic portfolios, as well as institutional investment consulting roles at LCG Associates and Watson Wyatt.

Machel earned an MBA in investments from the Robinson Business School at Georgia State University (GSU) as well as a BBA in finance from GSU. She is a Past President and Board Director of the CFA Society of San Diego and is currently an Advisory Board Member of The Brandes Center at Rady Business School, UCSD.