Scott Bretschneider


Globally wired with a passion for the latest in technology and the “internet of things,” Scott shares 25 years in retained executive search helping businesses acquire the right executive leadership for their specific needs at the right time. Though he serves a wide range of industries, his success identifying leadership for Technology, Software, Consumer Products and Services industries truly sets him apart. Scott’s global experience includes living and working in Japan, across the USA and completing assignments around the world, including China. His successful track record with big Technology, Software, Computer Game brands and related Consumer Products and Services, includes completing executive searches for: Ecommerce, Engineering, DevOps, Design, Online Marketing, Channel & Retail Marketing, Licensing, Production, Product Management, Project Management, Sales, Technology and Web & Database Administration disciplines.

Scott’s relationship with Stanton Chase started 15 years ago, when he opened the San Francisco office with partner Ted Muendel. Today, he is located in Southern California and continues his successful practice. In San Francisco, Scott completed retained executive searches of executive leaders in the Chief Executive Officer, Advertising, Business Development, Marketing, Merchandising and Sales disciplines for some of the globe’s best-known venture capital backed Internet ecommerce and financial services companies. He also placed CEO’s at three landmark Internet start-ups. His executive search career started in Tokyo, Japan. During the telecommunications boom, he served many Technology disciplines for Japan subsidiary offices of Fortune 500 and middle market companies including the likes of NORTEL, France Telecom, D&B Technology Asia and others. Scott also shares experience completing executive search assignments for CEOs and other C-Suite leaders, SVPs, VPs and senior leadership for many of the largest Internet service providers and most popular, household brand names in the world. Scott earned his Bachelors degree in Psychology, Sociology & History in 1992 from Temple University, Tokyo campus.