Why a team approach matters.
By bringing every member of our team, and their areas of expertise, to the table for you we think bigger, broader, more holistically and more intuitively on your behalf. We don’t make decisions in a vacuum. We consider all parts of your financial picture; lifestyle, aspirations, data, risk tolerance, worries, dreams and more. Then, we pool our resources, talents and experience to help provide you with the best ways to make all the pieces work to your benefit. While each member of our team has deep knowledge of their specialty, we also believe in collaboration and the sharing of ideas to give you a truly complete picture of all of your options and the most thorough and thoughtful roadmap for how to move forward.

Derek J. Scarth

Derek J. Scarth


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“Life is unpredictable. What I love about my job is being able to assist families in developing a deeply thoughtful plan for their specific needs and giving them trusted advice for whatever their future holds. I truly believe in living my life in service to others, and I want our clients to know that our firm always has their best interest at heart. At Ratio, we  take a team approach to caring for our clients.  We know that finances are only valuable as part of an understood path and we are truly dedicated to being a trusted resource at every turn.”

Derek’s experience is rooted in institutional portfolio management and public/private equity analysis. He is also well versed in business development and operations management for both for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. Prior to joining Ratio Wealth Group, Derek was a Portfolio Manager and Managing Director of Inspire Capital Partners. Previously, he was a Partner at Denver Investments LLC, where he served as Co-Portfolio Manager for Large-Cap Growth Institutional Clients and on the Westcore Large-Cap Growth Fund. He was also the Investor Relations Manager for publicly-traded Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM-NYSE).   Additionally, Derek was an Analyst and Assistant Portfolio Manager at Berger Funds specializing in the technology and energy sectors.

Work : Life

When he’s not serving clients, you’ll find Derek serving the community through non-profit organizations and coaching youth soccer and basketball.  Derek is very proud to serve as a Board Trustee for Regis University.  

Derek J. Scarth