Born and raised in the small Scarborough community of Malvern, has always been a humble powerhouse and force to be reckoned, with a profound commitment to success, excellence and growth on all fronts. With more than 18 years of experience spanning two full economic cycles, Shawn Allen has seen many ups and downs in the Canadian real estate market. He founded Matrix Mortgage Global in 2008; over the past 12 years, the company has carved out a place in the global mortgage discussion.
With a background in database administration and marketing, Allen has guided Matrix to over $1.1B in funded volume and over 610% growth in the past six years. matrix Mortgages was ranked 10th on the 2018 GROWTH 500 list as the fastest growing mortgage brokerage in Canada. Allen’s extensive marketing efforts have been the driving force behind the success of his company. This was shown in 2018, 2019 and 2020 as Matrix won back-to-back Brokerage of the Year Awards. His dedication to the industry has made him a major stakeholder in the Canadian Financing Landscape. In addition to his humbling success in finance, Allen is on the board of directors for the Scarborough Business Association, a community based group dedicated to helping businesses thrive in Toronto. We can personally attest to Shawn's dedication to helping youth, communities and businesses succeed as we've been fortunate enough to have him mentor the Powerfilledyouth Team on a few occasions.