SCOTT MYATT joined Caber Hill Advisors in 2017 as Managing Director on the firm’s healthcare team with a primary responsibility to lead M&A activities in the audiology and hearing aid industry. He has been recognized as one of the most transformative executives in the audiology and hearing aid industry over the past decade, leading vertical integration strategies at three different companies and in the process completing over 60 transactions.
Scott spent the previous 11 years working in corporate M&A for numerous hearing aid manufacturers, beginning with Sonic Innovations in 2006. In 2010, he joined Audiology Holding Company, LLC, a subsidiary of William Demant Holdings, just prior to the latter’s acquisition of Sonic Innovations. Then, in 2013 he left AHC to join Audiology Management Group (AMG), a subsidiary of Widex, Inc., to build and lead a new acquisition team as Widex began acquiring practices for the first time.
Prior to entering the audiology and hearing aid industry, Scott worked as an acquisition professional in the energy industry and as a valuation professional for a consulting firm.
Scott holds a B.A. in Japanese from Brigham Young University, an MBA from Colorado State University, and a Master of International Management from Thunderbird School of Global Management. He lives in Loveland, CO, with his wife and three children, and is an avid snowboarder and mountain biker.
Scott sits down to detail his journey to Caber Hill and discuss the most meaningful aspects of his role as Managing Director.
In this short 5-minute Q&A session, Scott explains why private equity is very active in the ophthalmology space while addressing some of the macroeconomic trends dominating headlines and creating pressure across the broader market.
- A Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA)
- Fluent in Japanese
- Certified master scuba diver
- Competitive racquetball player who’s competed in the World Championships