B. Marc Allen

Board Chairman

Chief Strategy Officer, The Boeing Company

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development

Marc Allen is Boeing’s chief strategy officer and senior vice president of Strategy and Corporate Development. He reports to Boeing President & CEO Dave Calhoun and is responsible for the company’s overarching strategy, including long-term planning, global business and corporate development, and strategic investments, acquisitions and divestitures. First appointed to Boeing’s Executive Council in 2014, he most recently served as president of Embraer Partnership and Group Operations. He was responsible for the planned strategic partnership’s execution, financial performance, synergies and growth, leading the associated business and integration teams, before terminating the partnership in April 2020.

Allen has held a number of senior leadership positions at Boeing, including as president of Boeing International, with responsibility for the company’s international strategy and corporate operations outside the U.S., president of Boeing Capital Corporation, vice president of Boeing International and president of Boeing China, and vice president for Global Law Affairs and general counsel to Boeing International. Before Boeing, Allen practiced law in Washington, D.C., served as U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy’s law clerk, and worked in strategy consulting and start-up leadership. Allen is a Henry Crown Fellow of the Aspen Institute and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He sits on the boards of numerous global organizations. He is a native of Southern California and received his law degree from Yale Law School and his bachelor’s degree summa cum laude from Princeton University, majoring in political science with a certificate in economics. Allen is married and has four children.