Jim Scott is an entrepreneur and investor with a unique blend of transaction, operating and leadership experience. Since 1998, he has been the Managing Partner of The Scott Company LLC, a Denver-based boutique advisory firm and merchant bank. Throughout his career, Jim has completed successful transactions for clients of all sizes. In 2018 and 2019, Jim invested in and led Receptra Naturals, one of the leading hemp and CBD product companies in the United States. As its President, CEO and Board Member, he oversaw the hypergrowth of that corporation, which experiencing a six-fold increase in revenue. Jim is also the Managing Partner of Littlehorn Investments, LLC, a Denver-based investment fund focused on investing in, or buying, lower market operating businesses.
Jim began his career in investment banking in 1992 with Salomon Brothers Inc. in its domestic mergers and acquisitions group. He also worked for SBC Warburg in London in its global chemicals investment banking and M&A groups. Jim graduated Summa Cum Laude from Boston University School of Management in finance and operations management.