Scott’s background is in aero systems engineering, having spent 28 years in the Royal Navy working on various aircraft.
In 2011, he undertook an MSc in Engineering and Project Management and achieved chartered engineer status in 2012.
He moved into accident investigation in 2014, working at the Defence Accident Investigation Branch as an engineering investigator focusing on the areas of maritime and aviation, before moving into healthcare investigation.
Scott is an experience sailor holding a Yachtmaster qualification since 1998, and having raced at international level. Although now retired from racing he still enjoys his time on the water