Scott is Director of People Develop with EXO Travel; one of Asia's largest destination management companies (travel and tours). He is responsible for identifying, designing and delivering development programs for EXO's 870 team members at 26 offices in 10 countries. Succession planning and career progression is also a major focus with his team of 11 HR professionals in regional offices. A longtime resident of Asia, he moved to Thailand in 1999 to co-found luxury travel company Smiling Albino, which he successfully exited in 2013 to pursue a career in training and leadership. He's written for publications around the world, maintains a travel podcast ( and has worked throughout Asia.