Scott majored in Accounting and Business Administration at Canterbury University in Christchurch, New Zealand. In 1998, after qualifying as a Chartered Accountant and working for five years within business services and taxation for a Chartered Accountancy firm, he decided it was time to head to London. On arrival, he joined 1st Contact in its early days, completing annual accounts for contractors.
After a number of placements, including managing a baggage relocation company and 1st Contact Visas, he was appointed as group financial controller in 2003. In 2008, he was appointed to the board and became managing director of the Accounting Division.
In 2010, following the merger with a number of smaller accountancy practices to form Sable International's accounting team, he became Managing Director of Accounting, heading a team of over 40 accountants and assistants specialising in SMEs and contractors. Scott is also interested in travel, music, fine dining and wine.
Scott’s motto: "Just get on with it."