People

Allen Chan

Managing Director

Board of Directors, Managing Directors

Allen Chan is a Managing Director at Diversified Search Group (DSG) working primarily in the Board practice. Allen brings more than 30 years of leadership experience to the firm. He joined DSG after serving as the executive director of the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program (2012-2020). Under Allen’s leadership, the program became one of the country’s preeminent undergraduate leadership programs. He has worked in a range of entrepreneurial, educational, corporate, and consulting organizations including Booz, Allen & Hamilton, where he conducted and led studies for large corporations in strategy, operations, and business process re-design.

In addition to his work in the Board practice, Allen provides leadership advisory services – such as Diversity/Equity/Inclusion Assessment and Strategy, CEO/Board Alignment, and Board Effectiveness and Governance.

Allen serves on the Boards of Morehouse College, Atlanta Life Insurance Company, and The Salvation Army National Advisory Board. He was previously involved with a number of Atlanta-based organizations including the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation, Families First, and Imagine It! Children’s Museum of Atlanta.

Education

MBA
Stanford University