Former Special Air Service (SAS) Regiment soldier and third-generation military man, Scott Houston is the Founder and Executive Chairperson of Executive Risk Solutions. His strong military backbone, strategic mindset and personable demeanour combine effortlessly to create an unwavering leadership style that delivers exceptional results. As Executive Chairperson, he drives the company’s long-term sustainable growth across both scale and capability.

“We have two rules as a company and they apply to our team on the ground, right through to senior management. Make it easy for the client and make the client look good”.

In 2008, after serving in several overseas deployments including Afghanistan and East Timor, Scott swapped the battlefield for the boardroom. Within the first decade of establishing Executive Risk Solutions, Scott’s ambitious approach and strong leadership style had taken this brand-new player and transformed it into a global powerhouse. Today, the company boasts global capability with over 300 global advisors and experts operating 24/7.

“I am extremely fortunate to have a powerful Executive Team, extraordinary Advisory Board and exceptional on-ground team by my side as we navigate the waters.”

“Over two and a half decades in the field armed me with highly developed strategic analysis skills and comprehensive real-world experience. Paired with my obsession to protect and an incredibly talented, diverse team, we’ve been able to create a company that is a world leader in what we do”.

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