Scott Houston

  • Beachhead Advisor, New Zealand

Scott Houston was the founder and CEO of GreenButton, an award winning global software company that specialized in high performance cloud computing. 

GreenButton was acquired by Microsoft in May of 2014 and Scott is now working with other New Zealand hi-tech companies that are expanding offshore.  Previous to this, Scott was the chief technical officer at Weta Digital during the production of JRR Tolkien's "The Two Towers" and "The Return of the King" Lord of the Rings movies.

Advisory areas

Silicon Valley, capital raising, leadership, strategic planning, channel development.

Sector experience

Augmented/Virtual Reality, Entertainment, Cyber Security, Data/Analytics, ICT Services, Beer.


Scott has experience working in New Zealand, and the USA.


Read more about Scott on LinkedIn.