Ex-bankrupt £41m debt Tory is back offering £20m loans
Daily Record|December 08, 2021
Ex-party bigwig joins two firms after ban ends
PAUL HUTCHEON

A FORMER Scottish Tory treasurer who was declared bankrupt over £41million of debts is making a comeback in the business world.

Malcolm Scott, who was also punished for failing to declare a speedboat and a wine collection to investigators, is part of a venture which claims to offer loans of up to £20million.

Fettes-educated Scott was a grain and property tycoon who became a key figure in the party north of the Border and a generous donor. He was friendly with A-list Tories and let former PM David Cameron use his private jet.

But the former Crimestoppers Trust director was made bankrupt in 2012 and accused of concealing lucrative assets.

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