Scott MacKillop is Chief Executive Officer of First Ascent Asset Management, a Denver-based firm that provides investment management services to financial advisors and their clients. A 40-year veteran of the financial services industry, Scott believes that we can create better portfolios for long-term investors through improvements in the processes and practices. Prior to joining First Ascent, Scott held various executive positions in the industry, including President of Frontier Asset Management, President of Houston-based US Fiduciary Services, and President of PMC. Scott has published over 150 articles and papers, and has over 100 industry conference speaking engagements.
He founded Trivium Consulting in 2000, a firm that helped financial institutions develop investment management services for financial advisors.
Scott MacKillop's Achievements
Winner, 2021 Thinkadvisor Luminaries Award of Executive Leadership
2019 Investments & Wealth Institute's Governance Insight Award
Winner, 2019 WealthManagement.com Industry Awards ETF Strategist Category
Finalist, 2018 WealthManagement.com Industry Awards ETF Strategist Category
Winner, 2018 WealthManagement.com Industry Awards TAMP Category
Finalist, 2017 WealthManagement.com Industry Awards TAMP Category
Bachelor's Degree - , Stanford University
Scott MacKillop's Board Experience