Scott Smith | Chief Operating Officer | Chief Compliance Officer

Scott Smith joined Acuta Capital in 2020 and serves as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer.  Scott has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, primarily with hedge funds.

Prior to joining Acuta, Scott was the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at SQN Investors LLC a technology-focused long/short equity hedge fund.  He was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at Palo Alto Investors, LLC, a healthcare focused hedge fund.  Prior to PAI, he was the Chief Compliance Officer at Seneca Capital Management LLC.

Scott received a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Colorado, Boulder.