Dominic James Pazzula


Head Oper, Dumac

Dominic has spent 18+ years designing and building risk management systems for some of the largest asset management firms in the world.  He is currently the Head of Engineering and Risk at DUMAC, Inc. Prior to joining DUMAC, Dominic worked as the Director of Risk and Asset Allocation at FRG, a consulting firm working with foundations, endowments, and other asset owners.  His research around private capital cash flow modeling is being used to manage over 100 Billion in AUM of private assets around the world.  Dominic worked as part of the Investment Management team at Research Affiliates.


  • M.S. North Carolina State University, 2004
  • B.S. University of Alabama Tuscaloosa, 2001

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Head Oper, Dumac

Contact Information

  • Office Location: 280 S Mangum St; Suite 210, Box 104330, Durham, NC 27701
  • Office Phone: +1 919 613 5699
  • Email Address:


  • M.S. North Carolina State University, 2004
  • B.S. University of Alabama, Birmingham, 2001

Courses Taught

  • FINTECH 590: Advanced Topics in Financial Technology
  • FINTECH 545: Quantitative Risk Management
  • EGR 393: Research Projects in Engineering