Scott McKie, based in Sydney, is a member of Egon Zehnder’s Consumer and Health Practices. Drawing on his deep industry experience, Scott advises clients on leadership and talent development. Scott is also active in the firm’s CEO succession, Accelerated Integration and Industrial practices.
It is an awesome privilege to play a part in the development of the commercial world’s most capable leaders. I feel fortunate to get such an intimate view of an executive’s life, particularly when they are at an inflection point.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Scott served on the US executive team for Dyson as Senior Vice President, Sales leading a large dispersed team and working with some of the world’s largest retailers, such as Amazon, Best Buy and Walmart. Before that, he spent eight years at Sony Pictures, where he was the Managing Director of Canada. Prior to that Scott was Vice President Sales for North America and the Sales Director for the Australian and New Zealand business. Scott’s early career was developed in numerous roles within Cadbury Schweppes, Nestle and Mars.
Scott studied business at the University of Technology, Sydney, and earned a Master of Management from the Macquarie Graduate School of Management. Outside of work Scott is busy keeping up with four young children, and when time allows, enjoys following the cricket, NRL and participating in fun runs with his family.