Mr. Scott joined Rialto in 2017 as Managing Director. He leads the firm’s industrial investment platform and has direct oversight of strategic development and tactical deployment of investment and operational activities for the organization and its managed funds.
He has over 21 years of commercial real estate investment experience across all asset classes, including leadership positions in acquisitions, dispositions, development, portfolio management and structured finance. Mr. Scott has directed the development and management of two successful investment programs with multiple institutional partners during his career, including formation and management of key joint-ventures and programmatic co-investment platforms.
He has successfully executed transactions on more than 33 million square feet of real estate in more than 20 markets throughout the United States on behalf of institutional investors, private equity and public companies, with an aggregate value of $2.2 billion, including 25 portfolio transactions with an aggregate value of more than $1.4 billion. Mr. Scott has made significant contributions to the advancement of the CRE industry through his longstanding involvement with ULI Council and NAIOP Forum programs. Mr. Scott served in the United States Marine Corps and is passionate about helping former service members make successful transitions back to civilian life following service. Mr. Scott graduated magna cum laude from the University of Denver with a concentration in real estate.