Scott is a Vice President at Ricardo Strategic Consulting, specializing in customer strategy development and execution, cross-functional team building, operational performance improvement and green energy touching the transportation sector. Scott has worked with numerous diversified industrial manufacturers through his corporate and consulting career with clients ranging from regional middle-market firms through global Fortune 500 companies, including major transportation OEMs. Scott has more than 25 years of operational and corporate leadership experience including: planning and implementing performance improvement initiatives, developing and executing operational turnarounds and restructurings, creating manufacturing strategies, leading cost reduction projects, and performing operational due diligence. Prior to joining Ricardo Strategic Consulting, Scott worked for KPMG in the Advisory Services practice primarily supporting a major OEM on strategic sourcing initiatives involving middle-market automotive suppliers. Scott provided operational assistance to turnaround distressed suppliers by implementing actions including manufacturing consolidation and integration to reduce supply chain disruption. Scott graduated from Western Michigan University with a concentration in International Business Management and Communications.