John Scott

John A.N. Scott

Vice Chairman
Founding Partner

A native of Chile and based in Santiago, Mr. Scott is responsible for developing overall acquisitions and dispositions capability and capacity in GFP’s Regional Asset Managers through real-time coaching, mentoring and supervision of transaction activity.  He also works with the CEO on firm strategy and special projects. Mr. Scott is also a member of GFP’s Board of Managers and its Investment, Compensation and Operations Committees.  Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Scott was CEO of Terranova Group, a forestry company with operations in Latin America and the U.S. Prior to that he worked for eight years with the New Zealand forest products company Fletcher Challenge and for ten years with the Chilean forest products company Arauco. Mr. Scott is an active board member of the Forest Industries Association in Chile (CORMA).  He holds a BA in Forestry from the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand.