Scott Hoekman



An experienced CFO, investor and strategic advisor, Scott is a Co-Founder and Partner of Next Level Ventures, as well as a Partner of Curql Fund I. Over his career, Scott has facilitated transactions totaling more than $2B.


Key facts:

  • Board Member of LenderClose, MSUITE, Pitchly, WebCareHealth, Winpro, and Workgroups
  • Board Observer of MākuSafe and Igor
  • Angel investor as a member of Plains Angels and as a former member of Hyde Park Angels

Noteworthy accomplishments:

  • Co-founded Next Level Ventures in 2013
  • Manages over $200M in capital with 26 platform portfolio companies
  • Holds an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a BA from Colgate University; he was awarded the Colgate University Maroon Citation in recognition of significant and invaluable personal contributions to the university
  • Scott served as the CFO of UICO, a touch software provider, and as the Country Director of Singapore-based family office New Markets Pte. Ltd
  • Co-founded the advisory firm Maroon Analytics and worked at the Clinton Foundation, Long Point Capital and Bear Stearns