Scott has over 35 years’ experience in the IT industry, including 12 years with Intel in both the United States and New Zealand, in a number of senior management and marketing positions. He co-founded a successful enterprise software company in the USA in 1989, ABC Technologies Inc., which was sold to SAS in 2002. He served for 7 years on the NZTE Beachheads Board, and was a founding member of the IceAngel network.
Currently Scott is the Chairman of a high growth Kiwi tech firm, iDefigo, and has served as a Director and investor with a number of NZ’s tech companies, including Jade, Nextspace, ResourceWare, ViFX and Winscribe. In 2002 Scott founded and funded the first “I Have a Dream” project outside the USA and has been working closely with Ant ever since to “inspire dreams and enable futures” for kiwi children who are living in material hardship. Scott has a B.Com from the University of Otago (1978) and an MBA from the University of Oregon (1989).