Ms. Scott, Managing Director, is responsible for sales in the Illinois and Missouri, Texas as well as Mid-Atlantic and Tri-State named accounts. She also works with Mr. Perkins on new manager research and selection.
Ms. Scott joined Perkins Fund Marketing in March 2012 with over 15 years of hedge fund marketing and investment banking experience. Previously, she was a Director in the New York office of BlueCrest Capital, a multi-billion dollar London-based alternative asset management firm, where she marketed multiple hedge funds across a broad range of strategies to pension funds, foundations, endowments, consultants and family offices. Prior to joining BlueCrest in 2008, she was a Director at Perkins Fund Marketing. From 2005 to 2006, she was a partner with the Highlander Group at Citigroup Smith Barney, a wealth management team that advised high net worth individuals on investment portfolio design and wealth transfer, tax planning and risk mitigation strategies. From 2002 to 2005, Ms. Scott originated and marketed U.S. syndicated loans at ABN Amro and assisted in the build-out of this group. From 1995 to 2002, she originated and marketed Latin corporate bonds and U.S. syndicated loans at JPMorgan.
Ms. Scott graduated from Harvard College in 1989 and earned a master’s degree in Administration, Planning and Social Policy from the Harvard Graduate School of Education in 1993 and an MBA from Columbia Business School in 1995. She holds the Series 63 and 82 securities licenses.