Mr. Allison is a Director in the Leveraged Syndicate group at Wells Fargo Securities. He joined Wells Fargo in 2011 and is based in Charlotte. Chip has 8 years of experience in investment banking. He started as a generalist on the High Yield Syndicate desk. In 2013, his responsibilities shifted to include structuring and pricing deals across both loans (pro rata and TLB) and high yield, with a focus on the Industrials sector.
Prior to joining the firm, Chip spent 7 years working as a research analyst at ING Investment Management and then Rogge Global Partners. He made investment recommendations to portfolio managers of a $2+ billion long-only high yield strategy. Industry responsibilities included industrials, financials, healthcare, technology and media. Chip earned a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania with a double major in Economics and Urban Studies. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst holder.