Scott Taylor

Chief Investment Officer at Mellon Foundation

Scott Taylor serves as the Foundation's chief investment officer. Prior to joining the Foundation in 2018, Mr. Taylor was a managing director at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) where he oversaw the investment process and monitored the organization's public market external manager program. He previously served as a senior member of CPPIB's private investments team where he focused on private equity fund investments and private equity secondaries. Mr. Taylor began his career in mergers and acquisitions at BMO Nesbitt Burns. He is a former member of the European Corporate Development team at Level 3 Communications. Mr. Taylor holds a master's in finance from London Business School and a BBA from Wilfrid Laurier University.


  • Chief Investment Officer

    Current role

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