Barry Allan, Founder, President and Chief Investment Officer, MARRET ASSET MANAGEMENT

Barry Allan

Founder, President and Chief Investment Officer

Barry Allan is the founding partner of Marret Asset Management Inc. He has over 30 years of investment experience and has successfully operated in virtually all areas of the fixed income arena. Prior to founding Marret, Barry spent six years with Altamira Management where he managed a wide variety of fixed income mandates and held secondary responsibilities on several equity and balanced mandates. He was also responsible for internal risk management and oversaw the hedging activities for the company’s Balance Sheet. During this period he was the lead manager of the Altamira High Yield Bond Fund, co-manager of the Balanced and Growth and Income Funds, and Lead Manager of the Global Bond and Global Short-Term Income Funds. Barry also managed several institutional mandates with alternative investment strategies (swing funds shifting between Canadian and Global bonds, Hedge Fund being long and short Global Bonds and Currencies, Commodity Derivatives in equity portfolios, bonds with embedded options to gain convexity). Prior to joining Altamira, Barry spent seven years with the Bank of Montreal and seven years with Nesbitt Thomson. Barry has an undergraduate degree from the University of British Columbia and an MBA from the University of Arizona.