Scott W. Beckett

Partner - United States

Scott Beckett has been with Insigniam for over eighteen years and is the youngest person to be named a partner at the firm. He is a member of the firm’s Learning & Development team and is responsible for consultant talent acquisition.

Scott’s clients produce remarkable, business-altering results, including an 87% success rate in breakthrough project delivery. In a recent engagement, Scott coached a global airline’s middle management team to drive employee empowerment, resulting in a twelve-point year-to-year improvement in employee engagement scores. Customer engagement scores also increased, climbing from a plateau of 41-43 percent to more than 60 percent. Participant-led projects generated an estimated $250 million to $350 million in additional revenue.

His impact includes helping a cross-functional team cut spending by forty-two percent in a multi-billion-dollar global distribution system, consulting with an American aerospace manufacturing company to cut the time to build an aircraft by twenty-five percent, and supporting a Forbes Global 500 multinational food and beverage company to completely redesign the go-to-market and distribution, resulting in error-free product launches.

Scott holds an M.A. in Education and a B.A. in English from the University of Denver. He is a Ph.D. candidate in Global Leadership and Change at Pepperdine University.

Awards and Recognition

  • Eagle Scout
  • The President’s Volunteer Service Award
  • The President’s Call to Service Award
  • 2015 Silver Antelope Award, Boy Scouts of America
  • National Distinguished Service Award, Boy Scouts of America
  • Leader in Sales, Insigniam, 2017
  • Leader in Inspiring the Firm, Insigniam, 2017
  • Leader in Client Satisfaction and Return on Investment, Insigniam, twice
  • Customer Focused Innovation Program, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Public Speaking and Service

  • Chairman of Program, 2019 World Scout Jamboree and 2021 National Boy Scout Jamboree
  • Vice Chairman of Program, National Boy Scout Jamboree (2013, 2017)
  • Board Member, Denver Area Council, Boy Scouts of America
  • Board Member, Northern Star Council, Boy Scouts of America
  • Board Member, American Hiking Society
  • Speaker, Healthcare Fellows of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Speaker, “The Future of Healthcare,” National Organization of Nurse Executives Conference
  • Speaker, Marshall School of Business MBA program, University of Southern California
  • Speaker, multiple times to the national professional leadership of the Boy Scouts of America, most recently to a gathering of 3,000 attendees
  • Facilitated the development of the Boy Scouts of America’s strategic plan as it entered its second century of service

Thought Leadership and Articles