Scott M. Deke

Senior Wealth Advisor

(214) 245-1418

Mr. Deke is Principal and Senior Wealth Advisor at Bessemer Trust. In this role, he leads a team responsible for initiating relationships with clients by understanding their objectives and presenting solutions across the firm’s comprehensive capabilities in Investment Management, Wealth Planning, and Family Office Services.

Prior to joining Bessemer, Scott worked as Associate in Client Relations at Investure, LLC, in Charlottesville, VA.

He serves on the Board of Directors for Catholic Charities Dallas, Board of Directors for the SMU Athletic Forum, Board of Governors for the Dallas Estate Planning Council, and is actively involved with the Communities Foundation of Texas and the Genesis Women’s Shelter.

Scott earned an M.A. in administration and supervision and a B.A. in economics from the University of Virginia. He attended the University of Virginia on a full athletic scholarship to include post-graduate studies. He is a Certified Trust and Financial Advisor and a graduate of the Cannon Trust School. Scott lives with his wife and two children in Dallas, TX.