Scott Sobel

Co-founder & Managing Partner, Valor Capital Group

Scott is the co-founder of Valor Capital Group and Managing Partner of the group’s Venture Capital practice, an investment firm focused on growth equity and venture capital opportunities in Brazil and other emerging markets.

Mr. Sobel served as Vice President of Emerging Markets for NCR Corporation, responsible for the company’s financial line of business in BRICA from November 2009 to March 2011, and Vice President of Business Development & Government Affairs in the Asia Pacific region, based in Singapore from January 2007 to November 2009.

Before joining NCR, Mr. Sobel served as Director of Business Development for Motorola, Inc. (formerly Symbol Technologies) focused on the mobile computing and wireless businesses from April 2003 to January 2007.

Mr. Sobel joined Symbol following six years at Net2Phone, Inc., where he was a member of the founding team of the pioneer Internet Telephony Company. As Vice President, he was responsible for business development and marketing, helping to grow the company from a fledgling start-up to having millions of users, US$160M in revenue, a successful IPO, and strategic change of control by AT&T for US$1.4B.

Mr. Sobel graduated with a Bachelors of Science Degree from Syracuse University.

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