John Dugenske is Allstate’s Chief Investment and Corporate Strategy Officer and President of Allstate Investments. Prior to joining Allstate in 2017, Dugenske served as Group Managing Director and global head of Fixed Income at UBS Asset Management. In this role, he oversaw more than $200 billion in assets across Chicago, New York, London, Zurich, Tokyo, Singapore and Frankfurt, managed a global team of roughly 175 people and served on the UBS Asset Management Executive Committee. Prior to UBS, Dugenske was head of European and Middle East Fixed Income at Neuberger Berman (formerly Lehman Brothers Asset Management), based in London. He also held global responsibility for the Cash Management business. Dugenske’s previous experience includes Deutsche Asset Management (formerly Zurich Scudder Investments) as Director of Fixed Income Trading and Research, and he started his career as a portfolio manager at NISA Investment Advisors. In addition to portfolio management, he designed and built NISA’s Fixed Income risk management system and developed a variety of trading models. During his career, Dugenske has been responsible for a wide variety of portfolios, including Global and US Core/Core+, EMD, Liquidity, Loans, Managed Accounts, Municipals, Short Duration and Structured Products. He also specializes in building and implementing multi-asset capital allocation and portfolio optimization frameworks.
Dugenske is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of the CFA Institute. He earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mechanical engineering, as well as an MBA, from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.