Director, Risk & Regulatory Compliance
Thomas Dujenski is a Director at Reference Point with over 35 years of experience in key leadership positions in bank regulation, supervision, and consulting. He has extensive experience with regulatory enforcement actions and mitigation, risk management, and providing strategic advice on regulatory matters. Tom has a track record of successfully resolving complex and challenging issues involving sensitive matters. Internationally, he has spoken on examination and supervisory issues, hosted foreign regulators, and served on subcommittees of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and on training initiatives with the Financial Stability Institute (Bank of International Settlements).
Prior to joining Reference Point, Tom worked in consulting, served as an adjunct professor, and held senior executive leadership positions at the FDIC before retiring from a 30+ year career in bank supervision. His last role at the FDIC was Regional Director, wherein Tom was requested by agency leadership to lead the agency’s southeast region during the Financial Crisis. In this role, he was responsible for the supervision of nearly 1,000 insured depository institutions, including the highest number of troubled and failing banks of any region, while leading a distributed staff of over 600 employees. He was also responsible for the supervision of the FDIC’s largest directly supervised institution through a continuous examination program. Prior to the FDIC, Tom started his career in banking by completing a management development program for a bank in western New York.
Tom holds a BS in Business from the State University of New York – Fredonia, an MBA from St. Bonaventure University, and is a graduate of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking (thesis published), the Federal Executive Institute leadership program, and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government - Senior Managers in Government Program. Tom holds the following designations: CFE, ACAMS, and CRCM. Tom enjoys fishing, hiking, and traveling.
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