Scott is a Managing Director with Pursant, responsible for guiding business owners through strategic transaction events, including acquisitions and exits/divestitures.
Scott is a seasoned financial executive, spending the first decade of his career at Ernst & Young and the last decade working with private equity organizations including American Capital (NASDAQ: ACAS), Sterling Partners and Access Holdings.
Scott has built and led teams focusing on; executing pre-acquisition diligence, performing enterprise/equity valuations, enhancing portfolio company governance, processes, human capital and financial reporting and preparing for financing, liquidity and exit events. In addition to working “within the walls” of the equity organizations, Scott also held operating positions as part of executive management teams. In these roles, Scott designed and executed strategic operating and value creation plans, managed all aspects of the financial, accounting, and treasury functions as well as drove all financing and M&A processes.
Scott is Founder and CEO of GlicksGiving, a 501c-3 not-for-profit charity serving under-privileged inner-city children as well as children with deployed military parents. His charity has raised over $100,000 in the effort to provide mentorship, counseling and guidance. Equally important, GlicksGiving relieves the financial duress for these families through covering expenses related to medical bills, housing, schooling, transportation, clothing, and so much more.
Scott holds a BS in Accounting from Indiana University and is a Certified Public Accountant. Scott values spending time with his family and enjoys playing and observing sports.