Chief Technology Officer Scot Larsen is a seasoned technology executive who leads product development and infrastructure management for the Beacon Quality. Scot brings 30 years of software development and management experience to the team, as well as a deep background in manufacturing control systems engineering.
Scot was previously Senior Director of R&D at Schneider Electric Software, where he managed eight product lines that included cloud-enabled engineering tools for the company’s largest control system platform. Prior to Schneider Electric, he was Senior Director of R&D at Sage, heading up product development for the company’s leading ERP/accounting platform for mid-tier businesses. Scot led the lean agile/scrum transformation at both companies and was key architect of the Schneider Electric Software enterprise lean software development lifecycle.
Scot’s expertise managing large and complex global teams has helped build him a reputation for growing market-leading technology companies. A control software and systems engineer for 12 years, Scot has a deep understanding of manufacturing operations and processes, using this knowledge to build solutions that solve manufacturers’ challenges.