Scott A. Talcott
Senior Vice President
Scott Talcott joined Blue Rose in 2016. Mr. Talcott provides financial advisory services to the firm’s clients with respect to the planning and execution of all types of debt, derivative, reinvestment, and P3 transactions. He specializes in analyzing and assessing financial strategies from both a quantitative and qualitative standpoint to assist clients in selecting the most efficient use of capital that best aligns with their strategic goals and objectives. He also prepares client-specific financial analyses and has in-depth expertise related to bond and derivative pricing, credit analysis, and debt capacity modeling. His primary focus is to build healthy organizations by providing advice, advocacy, and transparency on complex financial matters.
Prior to Blue Rose, Mr. Talcott worked at HedgeStar (formerly DerivActiv) where he was a subject matter expert in hedge accounting and financial instrument valuation. He worked closely with governmental entities, non-profits, financial institutions, and corporations tailoring hedging strategies and hedge accounting solutions to meet their needs. Scott was also responsible for business development and relationship management for HedgeStar’s network of partners.
Mr. Talcott holds a master’s degree in financial mathematics from the University of Minnesota and a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Southwest Minnesota State University. Mr. Talcott passed the MSRB Series 50 Examination to become a qualified municipal advisor representative.