Scott Darrow

  • Beachhead Advisor, South East Asia

Scott is a technology executive with a passion for technology and over 30 years’ international experience as a change agent and problem solver. Originally from Auckland, he has lived and worked in Asia for 22 years.

He has run his own businesses, and has worked for and with medium and large corporations where he has been responsible for both business and technology aspects for many organisations. This has given him an extensive track record of accomplishments in various industry sectors.

Scott has worked with many senior executive teams, and is skilled in conceptualising, developing and implementing solutions, and partnering closely with business leaders and C-Level executives (both local and international). He leverages a combination of business strategy, technology, consulting, and operations experience to turn client’s ideas into financially successful ventures. He is passionate about human potential and about recruiting, building, and mentoring teams of employees to exceed expectations and achieve shared goals.

Scott founded a technology company that was a leading developer of advanced e-supply chain software for the distribution industry, with customers in New Zealand, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, the Philippines, China and Europe. Major projects included a world leading logistics company, multinational furniture group, major packaging solutions company, international food and beverage companies, large pharmaceutical companies, large automotive companies and many more. 

He has expertise in Build–Operate–Transfer (BOT) ITO outsourcing operations in Asia. 

Advisory areas 

Technology vision, enterprise and cloud computing, web architectures, social business, service oriented systems, open source, and big data. 

Sector experience

SaaS, tech services, payment transactions, health, government and education.


Scott has specific experience working within the Philippines, Singapore, New Zealand, Australia, Philippines, Singapore, Indonesia, Taiwan, China, and Hong Kong.


Read more about Scott on LinkedIn.