Exceeding expectations and establishing trusted relationships.

Scott Lee Tauro Capital Advisors Managing Partner






444 S Flower St | Suite 620
Los Angeles, CA 90071

D. Scott Lee

Is a commercial real estate and finance professional with 35 years of experience in lending, work outs, capital markets, development, joint ventures, acquisitions, consulting, asset management, bankruptcy process management and litigation support. His experience and time in the industry have allowed him to develop an extensive and deep network of clients, lenders and equity providers.

Mr. Lee began his career in 1984 working for Chase Manhattan Bank’s Real Estate Lending Group and spent the next 16 years at Chase, Bank of Montreal, and Bank of America. In 2002, Mr. Lee transitioned to the principal/equity side of the business. He was ultimately recruited by GE Capital to open the Los Angeles Joint Venture Equity office where he originated $250 million in GE investment in Joint Ventures ($1 billion in acquisitions).

Organizations I’m Affiliated with : 

  • Urban Land Institute
  • ICSC
  • National Multifamily Housing Council

Books I’m Reading: 

  • Tom Robbins, “Still Life with Woodpecker”

Charities I Support: 

  • LA Metropolitan YMCA
  • KPCC (Public Radio)
  • Homeboy Industries
  • Para Los Ninos
  • St. Vincent de Paul