Vice President

Allison Fulenwider
(617) 630-2449

I spend my time at Castanea evaluating new investment opportunities and supporting our partners in identifying innovative brands and trends that are shaping the consumer world today.

I joined Castanea in 2016 and have been fortunate to work with the teams at MacKenzie-Childs, Tatcha, First Aid Beauty and Donald Pliner.

Prior to joining Castanea, I worked at Credit Suisse in Investment Banking covering consumer and retail clients. I am a graduate of Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, where I was a proud captain of its varsity swimming team. In my free time, you’ll find me embracing my competitive side at a Flywheel class or planning my next travel adventure.


Tatcha’s luxury skincare products are inspired by Japanese beauty rituals.

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Donald Pliner designs and markets luxury footwear for women and men, sold through specialty and upscale department stores, company-owned stores, and the brand’s website.

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MacKenzie-Childs is a designer and marketer of luxury home furnishings and personal accessories sold direct-to-consumer through the company’s catalog, website, and company-owned stores, as well as leading home retailers.

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