Scott Collins is a Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer with global growth equity firm Summit Partners and leads the firm’s European investment efforts. Since joining Summit in 1996, Scott has served as a board director for numerous growth companies, including Acturis Limited, AVAST Software, DentalPro, 360T Group, Hittite Microwave Corporation, Jamba! AG, Multifonds, Ogone, PrismHR, SafeBoot, vente-privee.com, Web Reservations International, Welltec and Westwing Group.
Prior to Summit, Scott worked as a strategy consultant with McKinsey & Company in the financial institutions group. He also served in a variety of U.S. federal government positions, including at the White House and Department of Justice. Scott holds an A.B. in economics, magna cum laude, from Harvard University and a J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School.