Director of Investment, Midwest @ State Government of Victoria
Scott assumed the role of Investment Director, Midwest for the State Government of Victoria (Australia) in October 2008. His primary responsibilities include managing economic development activities into Victoria with companies largely based in the US Midwest region and assisting Victorian companies with export into the Midwest.
Prior to his appointment Scott co-owned his own literary agency dealing with major trade publishing houses around the world. He has also held managerial roles with leading publishers such as Wolters Kluwer and Kaplan Publishing. He was responsible for selling the international rights and managing international distribution for both companies.
Scott graduated from Southern Cross University (Australia) in the field of Sport Science which led him to work with the New South Wales Cricket Association (Australia) as well as managing a sports medicine clinic in Queensland (Australia).
Scott is married with two children and maintains a keen interest in cricket and rugby union.