Damian Handzy

Damian is co-founder and former CEO of New York based Investor Analytics, which he sold to StatPro in January 2016. Damian is an industry expert in risk management, having brought several innovations, including Visual VaR, to market. He is a recognised thought leader in risk analytics, a sought-after keynote speaker, a faculty member of the International Institute for Analytics and author of the Riskology column in Risk Magazine’s Hedge Funds Review. Damian has a doctorate in nuclear astrophysics and as StatPro’s Global Head of Risk is responsible for the firm’s risk strategy and delivery.

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Risk measurement: A call for standards
Asset management

Risk measurement: A call for standards

5y | By Damian Handzy, Global Head of Risk

Risk measurement: A call for standards

Risk measurement has grown beyond the ‘Wild West’ mentality of its youth and needs standards in order to fulfil its promise of protecting ...

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Coupling risk and performance measurement to attract investors
Asset management

Coupling risk and performance measurement to attract investors

5y | By Damian Handzy, Global Head of Risk

Coupling risk and performance measurement to attra...

There are plenty of hurdles to starting a hedge fund: gone are the days when “three people and a Bloomberg” were all you needed to secure ...

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Brexit without the campaigning
Asset management

Brexit without the campaigning

6y | By Damian Handzy, Global Head of Risk

Brexit without the campaigning

With all the spin surrounding the Brexit vote, it can be difficult to get a clear sense of the facts. The United Kingdom is about to make the his...

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The Maturation of Risk Services
Asset management

The Maturation of Risk Services

6y | By Damian Handzy, Global Head of Risk

The Maturation of Risk Services

Financial risk management traces back to maritime trading in the Mediterranean Sea: merchants knew not to send all of their goods aboard one ship. Usi...

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