Scott Christie

Chief Data Officer
Scott Christie

Scott Christie is Chief Data Officer at OEC.

Scott served on the Clifford Thames Management team and officially joined OEC as Chief Data Officer in September 2017. In Scott’s role, he will provide the combined global business with strategic direction and provision of data-related services for the organization as a whole.

A University of Hertfordshire graduate, Scott started working with the Clifford Thames Group in 1995 and was later appointed as Chief Technology Officer for the Group in 2004. Scott was instrumental in the rapid and successful growth of the business, supporting the development of new initiatives in emerging market sectors for the Group. Scott also led significant internal investment in the business, including a global intranet system, an HR management tool, as well as establishing robust delivery and maintenance of ISO27001 certification processes. He also played an integral role in the design and development of Ford Motor Company’s parts ecommerce global platform, as well as the development and launch of Athoris, the Fleet platform of OEC.

Scott was shortlisted for Chief Technology Officer of the Year in 2017 at the Tech Leaders Awards.

In his free time, Scott enjoys running and keeping fit.