Scott joined the Front Range Biosciences team as he sees this as an opportunity to help farmers sustainably produce crops with superior economics. He is excited about the ambiguities and challenges associated with bringing new high value crops into the agricultural marketplace, as this leverages his long career in the ag space. Before joining FRB, Scott was CEO of Equinox Tree & Vine, a multi-state, vertically integrated producer and global marketer of fruits and nuts. Previous to this, Scott was president of the U.S. direct-to-farm division of DeLaval, the market leading global dairy processing equipment and technology company headquartered in Sweden. Earlier in his career, Scott was a Managing Director of KPMG’s global financial strategies practice, where he advised blue chip clients in the agriculture and food sectors on M&A transactions exceeding $40 billion.
Scott currently chairs the Industry Advisory Board of Colorado State University’s Department of Soil and Crop Sciences. He has served on the Sunkist’s Board of Directors on the Strategy and Finance Committee and the Board of Fruit Grower’s Supply Company. Scott has a B.A. in Geography from the California State University at Hayward.