Scot French is a HPS Strategic Investment Partners Fund Portfolio Manager and a Governing Partners of HPS. French spent three years with Citigroup before joining HPS as a Head of Private Investments for Citigroup Global Special Situations. It is a credit-focused and on-balance sheet private investment fund. French managed a portfolio that included private mezzanine and equity investments in North America. Europe and Latin America. Mr. French spent his time at Goldman Sachs in the Investment Banking Division, 1994-1999, and at Salomon Brothers Inc. (1994-1999) in Mergers&Acquisitions. French began his career in Price Waterhouse between 1992 and 1994. French is a University of Illinois graduate.

Scot A. French. Hannah Brown Ayers. Lance Warren. That World Is Gone. Displacement & Racism. Field Studio. 2010. Audience Favorite Winner: Best Short Documentary Virginia Film Festival. Nov. 4- 7. 2010.

Contributor of Jeffersonian Legacys, University Press of Virginia93, and Culture, Media & a Modern African American Freedom Struggle edited by Brian Ward, University Press of Florida(2002). Contributor to many journals, such as Southern Cultures Two.