Scott is a Partner in the Menlo Park, California Lighthouse Capital Partners office. Scott is responsible for identifying information technology investment opportunities, performing due diligence, negotiating and monitoring west coast investments.
Scott returned to Lighthouse in 2008 as a Senior Associate after completing his MBA at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. While at Kellogg, Scott interned in R&D Strategy at Becton Dickinson. Scott previously worked as an Associate at Lighthouse from 2002 to 2005, prior to leaving for his MBA. From 1999 to 2002, Scott was an Analyst in mergers and acquisitions at Hambrecht & Quist, (later JPMorgan H&Q).
While at Lighthouse, Scott has sponsored investments in the software, internet, IT services, semiconductor and mobile industries.
In addition to his MBA from Kellogg, Scott holds a BS in Business Administration from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley. Scott is also a CFA Charterholder.
Scott is also a Co-founder of Ben's Friends (http://bensfriends.org/), a network of online patient support communities for people with rare diseases.