Scott joined our board in October 2019 bringing extensive financial and business management experience.
Scott was brought up and educated in Edinburgh and then attended Aberdeen University where he studied Economics with International Relations. From there he went on to qualify as a Chartered Accountant with Coopers & Lybrand in their London office.
Scott has had a successful business career spanning 30 years during which time he has worked in the Drinks sector with Diageo, in Hospitality with Macdonald Hotels and now easyHotels and has, over the last 15 years, led major Social Care businesses in Scotland (ILS) and nationally with Carewatch.
Scott has extensive Board level experience as CEO, Chairman and Non Executive Director including chairing Audit Committees and Remuneration Committees currently.
Scott is married and has two children just out of university. He lives in central Edinburgh and spends a lot of his free time in the Cairngorms where he enjoys walking and cycling. He is also an enthusiastic skier, golfer and tennis player and travels extensively.