Scott Pertel

Scott Pertel

Cold Summit Development  |  President and CEO

San Francisco, California

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Scott Pertel is the founder and CEO of Cold Summit Development. Prior to launching Cold Summit, Pertel was a senior managing director and San Francisco office co-head at HFF L.P. (now JLL), a real estate capital markets intermediary. Over the course of his career, Pertel has focused his efforts within the cold storage industry, providing investment advisory, debt advisory and capital raising expertise for developers, owners and operators of refrigerated warehouses throughout the U.S. He leads all aspects of the organization, from client relationships, community involvement, fundraising and philanthropic efforts, to project level delivery.