Jim and Pamela Muzzy 
(courtesy Eller College of Management)

Jim and Pamela Muzzy (courtesy Eller College of Management)

 CO-FOUNDER PIMCO

WHY: Member of founding team along with Bill Podlich and Bill Gross, known as “three-legged stool” with Gross focused on trading, while the other two ran business strategy and clients. Retired in 2009, and formed MZ Partners investment firm.

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Bond giant had more than $1.9T assets as of March 2020, with over 2.9K employees and 17 global offices.

NOTABLE: Backs Hoag Hospital, South Coast Repertory.