W. Allen Doane
Allen Doane is past chairman and chief executive officer of Alexander & Baldwin. He retired on December 31, 2009, and remains a director of A&B. He joined A&B in 1991, was named chief executive officer and a director in 1998, and chairman of the board in 2006.
Prior to joining A&B, Doane was chief operating officer of the Shidler Group from 1988 to 1990. Prior to that, he was group vice president of IU International Corporation, a large diversified company headquartered in Philadelphia. He began his business career in Hawaii in 1975 with C. Brewer & Co., Ltd.
Doane is a director of First Hawaiian Bank and Pacific Guardian Life Insurance Company. He also serves on the boards of a number of community organizations.
Doane received a bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and holds a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School. He served as an officer in the U.S. Navy for four years.