J. Scott Liolios

Founder and President


Scott is a seasoned capital markets expert and strategist. As founder and president of Liolios, Scott has more than 20 years of experience in investor relations, investment banking and money management. His expert counsel is relied upon by executives and directors of numerous public and private companies, as well as some of the nation's leading investment banks.

Scott was previously co-founder and managing director of Pacific Consulting Corporate Finance, and vice president at Prudential Securities. He also founded Newport Micro Partners, a hedge fund where he managed the Newport Micro Fund and Newport Micro Fund II, which made investments in micro-cap public companies.


Scott lives in Newport Beach with his wife and three boys. If you can’t find Scott at the office or on the golf course, there’s a good chance he is on the baseball diamond coaching one of his three sons.

Milestones & Tidbits

  • Wife was a former starting pitcher on the Ohio State softball team
  • Completed his first marathon in 2014
  • Has a signed picture above his desk of Nolan Ryan (his childhood idol) punching Robin Ventura on the mound (Ryan was charged by the young Ventura)
  • Active in youth sports and sits on the board of several baseball and basketball programs


BS, University of California, Davis


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