Scott Hardman, Chairman

Scott Hardman is a Chairman at Alexander Hutton and has 40 years of experience in private company financial transaction. In 28 years with the firm he has focused on manufacturing, technology and healthcare transactions.

Previously, Scott established the international division of a financial consulting firm, where he consulted with banks and businesses across the United States and in 28 countries on questions related to finance, valuation and management. From 1989 to 1994, he was an owner, Chairman and CEO of a Seattle-based diversified manufacturing company serving the aerospace and marine industries. While there, he conducted multiple acquisitions, divestitures and private placements.

Scott, a third generation resident of Seattle, has several graduate degrees, including an MBA from the University of Washington. He serves on numerous corporate, charitable and institutional boards of directors, including UW Medical Center – Northwest Hospital, of which he is the former chair.

Active in public affairs, Scott was a 1994 candidate for the United States Senate and previously served as the chair of the state of Washington’s Economic Development Finance Authority. Scott is married with three children and three grandchildren.