Scott Actkinson is a co-founder and a Managing Director of Statesman´s Lender Services Group where he manages the firm’s field examination and government guaranteed lending services (Statesman is not a CPA firm). Scott is widely regarded as one of the most knowledgeable authorities on government guaranteed loan structuring and packaging in the country. Prior to founding Statesman, Scott operated an independent financial advisory firm working with small businesses. His previous business experience includes serving as a Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for a registered government securities broker-dealer and an environmental waste company. Scott began his career in the audit practice of a Big 4 accounting firm.
Scott earned his BBA in Accounting and an MBA in Finance from the University of Houston, and is a licensed CPA. He is registered with FINRA as a General Securities Principal / Investment Banker (Series 7, 24, 28, 63, and 79). Scott´s professional affiliations include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Texas Society of CPAs and the Houston Society of CPAs. Scott is married with two children.