Dunlop Scott

K. Dunlop (Dun) Scott

President, Managing Principal
Chief Operating Officer

Dun serves as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Columbia Partners. He is responsible for day-to-day operations and the strategic growth of the firm. He also serves on the Management Committee and Executive Committee for Columbia Partners.

Dun has over 28 years of experience in the capital markets and in operating businesses. He has broad and deep experience in many aspects of the banking and financial services industries, as well as extensive operations experience. Dun began his career in the Foreign Service; served as a mergers and acquisitions banker and then as Chief Financial Officer for several significant information technology companies, including one that he helped fund and grow from start-up to $100 million in revenues. Dun also served as a Corporate Vice President in charge of investor relations for a multi-billion dollar company.

Dun holds a Bachelors of Arts degree in economics and German Literature from Lehigh University and a Masters of Business Administration from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.