Scott McLean is the executive director for Spectrum Health Ventures. His responsibilities include development of syndicate partners; investment review, due diligence, valuation and structuring; communication and coordination with the SHV advisory board; portfolio governance; and providing financial updates to Spectrum Health’s executive team. He also maintains relations with the portfolio’s investments and syndicate partners.
Scott has a diverse background in corporate finance and private equity investing along with substantial entrepreneurial experience having started and operated a number of companies. Most recently Scott was a partner in NH Learning Solutions, Livonia, Mich., one of the country’s largest providers of IT certification training. As COO, he led the company through substantial growth both organically and through a series of acquisitions, nearly doubling the size of the organization. As chief school administrator he restructured the consumer education division and developed significant new revenue streams in addition to putting the school on track for national accreditation. Prior to that, Scott was involved with investments in ThinkWise, Grand Rapids, Mich.; Revue Media, Grand Rapids, Mich.; Best Source Publishing, Grand Rapids, Mich. and Denver, Colo.; and Falding Capital Group, Grand Rapids, Mich.
Scott began his career as a Certified Public Accountant with Arthur Andersen following graduation from Michigan State University. Outside of SHV, Scott is a board member for NH Learning Solutions, ThinkWise, The Employers Association and West Michigan Works.