Charlie Ripley

Vice President of Portfolio Management
Allianz Investment Management LLC

Focused on:

  • Market insights
  • Macroeconomic outlooks
  • Investment strategy
  • Portfolio management


With nearly 20 years of working in capital markets, Ripley has broad experience with portfolio management as well as strategic and tactical asset allocation programs. He is a primary contributor to the development of market views and steering of client portfolios.


  • Over 10 years with Allianz Investment Management LLC, focusing on portfolio management and strategic investment solutions for its clients.
  • Oversees internal managed portfolios and trade desk, covering a broad set of asset classes for Allianz insurance client assets.
  • Regular contributor on a variety of market topics and economic indicators for prominent financial media outlets.
  • Member of internal Allianz Investment Committee responsible for setting top-down market views.

Education, certifications, and memberships:

  • MBA from the University of St. Thomas, Opus College of Business (Minnesota)
  • B.A. from the University of St. Thomas (Minnesota)