Scott Mitchell co-heads RedRidge Finance Group’s (“RedRidge”) financial due diligence division and is relocating from Los Angeles to North Carolina. Mr. Mitchell will officially launch RedRidge’s Southeast Due Diligence Office in February 2016. Prior to joining RedRidge, he has served as Chief Audit Executive for several major finance companies and banks. His teams performed intensive due diligence in asset based lending across many industries and rediscount portfolios. Mr. Mitchell has thirty-one years in the banking, secured lending and structured finance fields serving middle-market companies.
Scott Mitchell has taught the CFA field Examiners’ School for 25 years. He taught the Advanced Field Examiners’ School since its inception 15 years ago. Mr. Mitchell was recently awarded with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Commercial Finance Association at the 2015 Annual Convention in Austin, TX. In addition, Mr. Mitchell has previously taught audit seminars for the Asset Based Finance Association in the UK. He also taught Fundamentals of Asset Based Lending at UCLA Extension. He is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and a Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor (CIRA) and is a member of the Commercial Finance Association.