| Scott Potter|
Julie Johnson Skinner
Scott Potter is the founding Managing Partner of San Francisco Equity Partners and has over 20 years of experience working with growth oriented consumer companies. Scott currently serves as Chairman of Yes To, ICU Eyewear, The Guild, and Japonesque, and previously served on the boards of directors of Method Products and Rave Motion Pictures.
Prior to founding SFEP, Scott served as a Managing Director of LMS Capital (LSE:LMS.L), where he oversaw LMS Capital's North American Private Equity and Venture Capital portfolio.
Before joining LMS Capital, Scott served as President and CEO of Quiver, Inc., an internet software company backed by several leading Private Equity firms. He oversaw all aspects of Quiver's growth and drove it's successful sale to Inktomi (Nasdaq: INKT). Prior to Quiver, Scott served as Executive Vice President at Worldres, Inc., one of the first Private Equity backed online travel companies. Scottís career began as a corporate finance attorney for leading Silicon Valley law firm Venture Law Group, where his practice focused on private and public financings, mergers & acquisitions, and corporate partnering transactions for growth oriented consumer companies.
Scott holds a JD from UC Berkeley's Boalt Hall School of Law and a BA from the University of California at Berkeley, where he was a member of Calís Division I soccer team. He lives in Mill Valley with his wife Dara and their three children, and enjoys spending time at their home in Lake Tahoe, where he and his family are active supporters of the Sugar Bowl Ski Team and Academy.
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