Scott Scoullar


Chief Executive Officer, Summerset

Scott is CEO of Summerset and has overall responsibility for the company and its strategy.

Scott joined Summerset in 2014 as Chief Financial Officer with responsibility for the financial management of the company, together with the corporate service functions which included the marketing, projects, property, legal, and IT teams.  Since joining Summerset the company has grown from 21 villages to 32 villages, and from $1.7bn in assets to $3.9bn in assets.

Scott has been heavily involved in the company’s long-term strategy development, which has a focus on delivering vibrant villages, offering high quality care, and has respect for our customers at the core of our thinking.

Summerset’s goal is to be the first choice of retirement village living for all New Zealanders and bringing the best of life every day to our residents living in our villages.

He is passionate about creating villages that enhance residents’ lives, and about making sure older New Zealanders have an enjoyable retirement in communities built with their care and needs in mind.

Prior to joining Summerset Scott held CFO roles at both Inland Revenue and Housing New Zealand, with the latter including a significant amount of work associated with managing housing portfolio’s and investing in new housing developments.

CEO Panel Session: Wednesday, 24 August, 11.30am 



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