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R. Scott Tobin
Mr. Tobin has a wealth of experience as a lawyer, senior executive, entrepreneur and venture capitalist. His career has included roles as President, General Counsel, Principal Financial Officer and Board Member of a publicly traded molecular diagnostics company, CEO of a North Carolina furniture manufacturer, General Counsel to a global software firm, Executive Vice President for Global Strategies of a publicly traded information technology company, Managing Partner of the Atlanta office of a European law firm and Assistant Attorney General for the State of Georgia. In business, Mr. Tobin has primarily focused on nurturing rapid business growth, building international strategic alliances, commercializing intellectual property, structuring debt and equity arrangements, and guiding global market entries and exits. As a practicing lawyer, he has primarily focused on technology finance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance and business litigation.
Mr. Tobin has been previously recognized as one of the Top 10 business people to watch in the Triad Region of North Carolina, where he served for many years on the board of directors of the Piedmont Triad Entrepreneurial Network. He also has served on the advisory board of The Creative Coast Alliance, the entrepreneurial arm of the Savannah Economic Development Authority. He is licensed to practice law in both Georgia and North Carolina. Mr. Tobin holds Martindale Hubbell’s AV Preeminent peer review rating, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards for the practice of law, reflecting the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary.
Mr. Tobin received both his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He recently served as President and Chairman of the UNC School of Law Foundation, as a member of the law school’s Long Range Planning Committee and as a member of the Executive Committee of its Alumni Association. He also has served as the founding and co-managing director of the UNC School of Law Initiative for Corporate Governance and as a member of the UNC School of Law Council for Entrepreneurial Law.