For over 20 years, Allen has served as CFO, CEO or Chairman of numerous successful public and private companies. Before joining Biosynthetic Technologies LLC, Allen was CEO of a biomedical company with manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and Mexico. This company was ultimately sold to a larger European distributor. While there, Allen also assisted in the creation, growth and ultimate sale to 3M Corporation of LingualCare, a technology based orthodontics company.
Prior to the biomedical company, Allen was CFO of BUY.COM. Prior to BUY.COM, Allen served as CEO of Pacific National Bank (PNB). Previous to Pacific National Bank, Allen was the President of Capital Bancorp, which he eventually sold to BancOne. Before that, he was CFO of First Federal Bank, which he also sold to a larger bank. Allen began his professional career as an investment banker with Merrill Lynch in New York.
Allen received an MBA degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), in 1987, and a B/S degree from Brigham Young University.