As CEO of ASUG, Geoff believes that the connections we make for our members have the potential to become career-defining relationships that inspire innovation and success for their organizations. His forward-thinking leadership prioritizes helping our members make the most of their investment in SAP technologies. To that end, Geoff works closely with customers, members, the SAP Executive Board, and the extensive partner ecosystem to amplify the voice of the SAP customer. Additionally, he enjoys the time he’s able to spend with our members at ASUG conferences, events, as well as in informal meetings.
Geoff has more than 20 years of leadership and technology experience, including seven years of extensive SAP implementation and operations experience. His background in the automotive, food, retail, and startup spaces brings valuable, broad-based experience to ASUG. Past positions include CIO for TOMS Shoes, where he led the implementation of SAP; CIO at JBS; and senior leadership positions at Ford Motor Company. Before becoming CEO, Geoff was an ASUG member and served on the board.
Geoff has served on a number of philanthropic boards and is the founding member of the Denver CIO Executive Council. He is a proud Spartan and alum of Michigan State University, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting as well as his MBA. In his spare time, Geoff is an avid sports photographer in his community and challenges himself to keep up his application development skills by creating apps for his own enjoyment and use. Connect with Geoff on Twitter @gscott16.
- SVP, Executive Programs
David is known as a savvy business and technology leader with deep knowledge of enterprise technologies as well as proven experience delivering high-value technology solutions that help transform businesses. In his role at ASUG, he directly empowers our members by providing timely, relevant education opportunities and connecting members with experts and thought leaders from SAP, our partners, and ASUG itself. He focuses not only on providing outcomes-focused education and resources, but also on growing the professional skills of each individual.
A long-time SAP customer, David built his career in wholesale electric supply, eventually working his way up to CIO of Summit Electric Supply before coming on board at ASUG. He has a track record of reviving struggling departments and projects by energizing staff via implementing pragmatic, effective systems and processes. David was a longtime Executive Exchange participant who also served on its steering team and is a past member of the ASUG Board of Directors.
David holds a Bachelor of Science in economics and an MBA from Louisiana Tech University as well as a Master of Science in economics from Louisiana State University. His keen interest in aviation has propelled him to begin building an experimental aircraft in his garage. He also enjoys golf and aspires to be good at it someday.