Scott has worked in the financial markets for over 25 years. During that time he has built numerous trading businesses at proprietary trading firms, banks, and hedge funds including Chicago Research and Trading, Fox River Partners, Infinium Capital Management, NationsBank, Bank of America, and the Citadel Investment Group. These businesses have been in a variety of asset classes in the United States, Europe, and Asia.
Scott has been an early stage investor since 1993. The majority of his investments have been in financial and technology related startups.
Scott graduated from the University of Illinois at Champaign in 1987 with a BS in Computer Engineering. He and his wife Laurie live in the Streeterville neighborhood of Chicago with their three boys, Nicholas, Dylan, and Henry.