Scott Rupp is a Founding Partner of BITKRAFT Esports Ventures based in San Francisco. An interactive entertainment entrepreneur, investor and operating executive for over 20 years, Scott is also a senior advisor to Modern Times Group, a global leader in games and eSports, regarding their VC fund, M&A efforts & US expansion. Scott held co-founder and CEO roles at influencer marketing and digital content companies Digital Artists & Icebox and was an early leader in the US online games industry as SVP of Corporate Development for Gazillion. He advised the world’s leading entertainment companies on the games industry while at McKinsey, and previously served at Deutsche Bank and Carlyle Group. He has an MBA from Kellogg and an MPA from Harvard.