Kevin Scott is a managing director with SVB Capital. Scott oversees the company's relationships with many top-tier venture capital and private equity firms. In his role, Scott leverages the entire SVB platform and its member divisions.
Scott is responsible for strategic relationships with select venture capital firms on the West Coast, sourcing and advising on direct equity co-investment, limited partnership, and portfolio company banking and lending opportunities. In addition, he helps emerging companies with equity fundraising strategy. Scott has more than twenty years of consulting and investing experience with technology companies and venture capital firms.
Prior to this role, Scott was a partner with 3i Venture Capital for nine years where he invested in early stage IT companies and served on the Board of Directors of over 20 companies. Before 3i, Scott was a partner in the transaction services practice at PriceWaterhouseCoopers where he specialized in technology M&A.
Scott earned a BA in Political Economics from the University of California at Berkeley and an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.