As an Associate at Westcove Partners, Scott works closely with entrepreneurs and management teams on mergers & acquisitions advisory, debt and equity capital raises, and strategic advisory services across multiple healthcare verticals. In addition to his transactional duties, he is actively engaged in business development and firm-building activities.
Scott brings diverse venture capital, lending, real estate and business management experience to Westcove. Previously, as the Director of Closing for a hybrid commercial and consumer lending division of First Republic Bank in San Francisco, CA, Scott was part of the leadership team that grew a student loan refinancing portfolio from $2 million to over $3 Billion in loans outstanding in three years, and grew a private equity co-investment loan portfolio from $800 million to over $2 billion in committed capital over the same period. Before his tenure at First Republic Bank, Scott was the Director of Asset Management for a boutique property and business management firm in Los Angeles and oversaw a $200 million commercial and residential real estate portfolio spread across the Western United States.
Scott earned his MBA from UCLA Anderson with a concentration in finance and entrepreneurship and earned his B.A. from Bowdoin College and majored in Government & Legal Studies, he also played on Bowdoin’s Division III men’s college basketball team.