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B. Marc Allen

Independent Director since:

Audit, Innovation & Technology

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B. Marc Allen

Chief Strategy Officer and Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development at The Boeing Company

Mr. Allen is Chief Strategy Officer and Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development at The Boeing Company (aerospace, commercial jetliners, and military defense systems), a position he has held since October 2020.

He previously served as Senior Vice President and President, Embraer Partnership and Group Operations, from April 2019 to October 2020 and as Senior Vice President and President, Boeing International from February 2015 to April 2019. Prior to these executive council roles, Mr. Allen held several other senior positions at Boeing from 2007 to 2015, including responsibility for the operational and financial performance of Boeing’s wholly-owned customer finance subsidiary as President of Boeing Capital Corporation, responsibility for the company’s business in China as Chairman and President of Boeing (China) Co., Ltd., and leadership of the company’s international legal practice group as Vice President for Global Law Affairs and Boeing International General Counsel.

In addition to his tenure at Boeing, Mr. Allen was a practicing attorney and law clerk to former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy. He is also an Aspen Institute Henry Crown Fellow, member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and has served as board chairman for International Justice Mission, a non-profit dedicated to combating forced labor slavery, human trafficking, and other human rights violations.


Mr. Allen brings a wealth of insight and practical expertise to the Board, including notable Global experience gained from his leadership of significant international operations at Boeing.

Further, his proven Leadership, Strategy, and Risk Management skills, developed over more than a decade of senior business and legal roles at Boeing, and most recently in his position as Chief Strategy Officer, allow Mr. Allen to provide thoughtful strategic counsel to the Company on a wide range of matters, including long-term business planning, investments, corporate development, and Environmental Sustainability.

Having previously led Boeing’s international legal practice group from its inception, overseeing government affairs and cross-border trade regulation matters, and leading Boeing Capital Corporation, Mr. Allen also brings significant insight and experience regarding Government/ Regulatory affairs, Corporate Governance, and Financial oversight to the Board.