Richard Scott is senior vice president, global sales and services, for Harris Broadcast Communications.
In this position, Scott leads sales and services in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), the Caribbean and Latin America (CALA) and Asia Pacific (APAC) regions.
Scott brings to his role more than 25 years in the industry, an exceptional record of accomplishments and a well-established intimacy with the broadcast customer base. Leveraging the comprehensive Harris product portfolio, Scott is responsible for continuing to grow the company’s presence throughout these regions.
Before joining Harris, Scott was senior vice president, systems and technology services, EMEA, at Ascent Media, one of the world’s largest broadcast systems integrators. While with Ascent Media, Scott led the expansion of a systems integration business into EMEA. Prior to that, he spent five years as vice president and managing director of EMEA for Pinnacle Systems, seven years as director at Sony Corporation and eight years as technical director at Panasonic.
Scott received a bachelor’s degree in electrical and electronic engineering from the University of Portsmouth in the United Kingdom.