Scott has over 20 years of experience in executive search and talent acquisition leadership. He began his career in recruiting at a small, boutique executive search firm in Atlanta specializing in the environmental, engineering and construction industry. As one of two partners in the firm, Scott’s practice area generated over $1m in fees annually. Previous to leading the Atlanta office of Comhar Partners, he was a Managing Director at Stanton Chase International.
In 2011, Scott was recruited by AMEC (was Amec Foster Wheeler and currently is Wood) to lead the talent acquisition team for the Environment and Infrastructure division. He was promoted in 2013 to lead talent acquisition for all Operating Units in the Americas region which includes Environment and Infrastructure, Power and Process, Oil & Gas, and Mining businesses from Canada to South America. His team was responsible for delivering over 2,500 professional hires per year. Over his career, Scott has successfully executed or managed a group executing over 500 executive searches in numerous industries including Engineering, EPC, Construction, Mining, Oil and Gas, and Energy.
Scott earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business with an emphasis in Finance from Auburn University.