During his time at GCA and Evercore Partners, where Scott previously worked for over 10 years and most recently served as Head of Payments investment banking, he advised on a broad range of mandates spanning M&A advisory, private and public capital raises, JV formation, and strategic review assignments. In addition to both traditional payments and emerging payments technologies, Scott's sector expertise includes exchanges, alternative trading platforms, online brokers, interdealer brokers, high frequency trading firms, and post-trade service providers.
Prior to joining Evercore in 2005, Scott worked at Morgan Stanley for 12 years, most recently as the firm's lead equity research analyst covering the financial technology industry. He was also a member of the Asset Management & Brokerage research team, ranked No. 1 in the Institutional Investor poll for four consecutive years (2000-2003). Before joining Morgan Stanley's equity research department in 1999, Scott held roles in both M&A and investment management at the firm. He earned a B.A. in Economics, Summa Cum Laude, from Williams College.