Scott Yaphe is a Managing Director focused on investments in growth-stage, venture, and alternative asset opportunities. Before joining Schooner, Scott was a General Partner with ABS Ventures, a multi-stage investment firm. Previously, he was Director of Corporate Development at Saraide (acquired by Infospace) and a management consultant with AT Kearney where he focused on corporate strategy in emerging market regions. Scott serves or has served on numerous public and private company boards. Recent investments include Emerald Cloud Lab, Selux Diagnostics, Commonwealth Fusion Systems, Cyft, Censinet, Exithera and Maxwell Health (acquired by SunLife Financial). Selected prior investments include Adeptra (acquired by FICO), Synchronoss Technologies (NASDAQ:SNCR), Workbrain (TSX:WB), Cognio (acquired by Cisco) and Paratek (acquired by RIM). Scott received a Bachelor of Commerce from McGill University and an MBA from Harvard Business School (America’s McGill).