John Scott

John A.N. Scott

Senior Advisor

A native of Chile and based in Santiago, Mr. Scott was a co-founding partner of GFP when it spun out of UBS Timber Investors in 2003 and a member of GFP's asset managment team through 2018, with responsibility for Latin America.  Mr. Scott is currently a Senior Advisor to the firm on deal strategy and special projects.  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.