Scott Texeira, based in Palo Alto, is a core member of the firm’s North America Technology Practice Group. Scott brings a particular focus on Enterprise Software, Systems, and Services and is a trusted advisor to companies of all sizes seeking to compete through the innovative use and development of technology. He is deeply experienced in software development and software-as-a-service (SaaS) architectures, and brings expertise in cloud services, IoT, big data, and IT infrastructure. Scott has conducted numerous CEO, CIO and other C-level executive search assignments. He is also active in Egon Zehnder’s Private Equity Practice.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Scott served as Group Product Manager and Special Assistant to the CEO for Kofax, a leader in the document imaging and information capture industry. He began his professional career at Intuit in Silicon Valley, where he was a Product Manager responsible for all direct-to-consumer eCommerce sites. He has also held senior product management roles in venture-backed startups such as BigFix, Mohomine and Jarna.
Scott attended Stanford University on a Navy scholarship, earning a BS in Mechanical Engineering and an MS in Aeronautics and Astronautics. He then served four years in the US Navy as a naval aviator, flying the F/A-18 Hornet and achieving the rank of Lieutenant.