Charles Allen is the Chief Financial Officer at Alliant. Mr. Allen is responsible for the financial affairs of the Company and its affiliates. Mr. Allen first joined Alliant in 2010 as Controller of the solar energy division. Prior to assuming his current role, Mr. Allen was Managing Director of Alliant Strategic Investments where he was jointly responsible for the acquisition and management of the firm's affordable housing preservation investments. Prior to joining Alliant, Mr. Allen served as Vice President and Controller at Macquarie Bank Ltd. Investment Funds Group responsible for managing the day-to-day financial operations of $6 billion of investments in hedge funds, fund of funds, and structured investment products. Mr. Allen began his career as an analyst in the real estate division of GE Capital and has nearly 20 years of real estate experience and 8 years of LIHTC experience. Mr. Allen earned his Bachelor degree in business from The George Washington University and is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst and Certified Management Accountant (inactive).