Scott Ronaldson

Managing Director, Italy

Scott Ronaldson is responsible for identifying investment opportunities within the retail and industrial sectors in Italy, taking deals from origination to completion.

Scott has over 20 years’ experience in strategic and operational management, both in the UK and Italy.

Prior to joining Gordon Brothers, Scott was Investment Director at GA Europe in Italy, where he led a number of restructuring assignments, including Blockbuster and Marlboro Classics.

Previously he held the position of CEO at Ispira, a specialist Italian consultancy firm. Here he worked closely with many of Italy’s most successful brand manufacturers, developing winning retail and brand strategies. Prior to this he was Managing Director of Fornarina, an Italian fashion retail and wholesale brand with more than 80 own managed stores and a group turnover of €130m.

Scott has lived and worked in Italy since 1996 and speaks fluent English and Italian.