BACKGROUNDScott has lived in SE Asia since 1999, when he moved to Thailand to co-found luxury travel company, Smiling Albino. There he designed life-changing adventures throughout Asia, before selling his ownership in the business in 2013.
In 2016 he joined EXO Travel as their Director of People Development, where he was responsible for designing and delivering training programs for their 940 team members across 10 countries. Employee engagement and workplace happiness were major focuses with his HR teams at 26 regional offices.
An avid learner, in 2011, he was a Fellow in the Asia Pacific Leadership Program at the East-West Center in Hawaii. He’s served as the Executive Director of the Malaysia Canada Business Council, developed community outreach programs, and has worked as a Team Building Consultant for clients such as AstraZeneca and Tetra Pak. He’s contributed to guide books, co-hosts a podcast talktravelasia.com, has cycled to Mount Everest Base Camp, and run half-marathons in 5 countries.