Scott Bessent serves as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer for Key Square Group, a New York based investment partnership that he founded in 2015. Mr. Bessent was Chief Investment Officer for Soros Fund Management, the investment vehicle for the Soros Family and their foundations, from 2011 to 2015.
Key Square Group
From 1991 to 2000, Mr. Bessent was managing partner of Soros Fund's London office, including the period of the British Pound devaluation. He was previously associated with Brown Brothers Harriman, The Olayan Group, Kynikos Associates and Protégé Partners.
From 2006-2010, Mr. Bessent was an adjunct professor at Yale University where he taught economic history. He is profiled in the book on macro investors, Inside the House of Money, and features prominently in Sebastian Mallaby’s history of hedge funds, More Money than God. He is a frequent speaker on economic and investment panels.
M. Bessent resides in Greenwich, CT with his spouse and two children. He is a trustee of Rockefeller University and Classical American Homes Preservation Trust. Mr. Bessent is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He holds a B.A. degree from Yale University.
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