How many times have you
dreamed of a career do-over?
These four Marinites chose to revamp
their professional worlds midlife.
BY CALIN VAN PARIS
PHOTOS BY LENNY GONZALEZ
“I’ve always been on the water and around
boats. But never getting paid for it,” says
Peter Scott — nay, Captain Peter Scott — who
in 2015 sailed away from the career he
“I started sailing out of the San Francisco
Yacht Club [in Belvedere] around age 9,
then racing locally, then nationally and then
internationally,” he recalls.
When it came time to chart a professional
course, he opted for financial services. Scott
began his path in funds in the mid-1990s at
the Pacific Stock Exchange, followed by various
financial services positions and culminating in
the creation of his own company, Glacier Point
Capital LLC, replete with a registered invest-
ment adviser and a broker dealer.