Scott Pressly

Managing Partner

Recognized as one of the country’s leading franchise investors, Scott’s operating and investing career includes over 25 years of private equity, brand management and franchise expertise. Having invested in over 30+ franchise businesses including Tropical Smoothie Cafe, Schlotzsky’s, McAlister’s Deli, Fastsigns, Cinnabon, and FOCUS Brands, he understands how to identify and scale successful emerging franchise concepts. Scott loves all things Disney and has been to Disneyworld over 100 times!


Partner and Co-founder of BIP Capital, a venture capital firm focused in a variety of industries including franchising, software, healthcare, media and financial services. Partner at Roark Capital Group Vice President Acquisitions and Development, U.S. Franchise Systems Chairman Supplier Board of Directors, International Franchise Association


BS, University of Florida MBA, Harvard University