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Scott Rooth

Senior Advisor

Scott Rooth is a senior advisor to PPM America Capital Partners, the private equity arm of PPM America, Inc. (PPM) and a member of the Investment Committee. He previously served as executive partner at PPMACP and played a leading role in the management of the team as well as originating and approving private equity transactions. He was previously a member of PPM’s private finance group, which prior to 1997, was focused on leveraged finance. Prior to joining PPM in 1992, Scott was a managing director at Equitable Capital Management. Previously, he was a senior vice president with GE Capital after beginning his career with Continental Bank. He serves and has served on numerous portfolio company boards of directors. He also serves on several fund advisory boards. Scott earned a master’s degree in finance and marketing from Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in American history from Yale University.

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PPM America Capital Partners (PPMACP) is the private equity arm of PPM America, Inc. (PPM). The first PPM Capital Partners entity was formed in 2000 to serve as the General Partner for PPM’s first private equity fund. A new PPM America Capital Partners entity is formed to serve as the General Partner for each of PPM’s private equity funds.