Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mike Baur has served as CEO of ScanSource since 2000. In 2019, he was appointed to Chairman of the Board. Mike was a founding member of the team that started ScanSource in 1992 with five other employees. Since then, he has led the company through rapid growth, completing its IPO in 1994, and becoming a Fortune-1000 company with annual sales of more than $3.8 billion. The Company expanded internationally beginning in 2002 and now has locations and employees across the US and Canada and around the world. Mike served as President of the Company from its inception until 2007. He has been a member of the Board of Directors since December 1995.
Senior Executive Vice President, Worldwide Operations and Integration
Scott Benbenek serves as Senior Executive Vice President, Worldwide Operations and Integration, managing ScanSource’s global warehousing and logistics operations, reverse logistics, and facility requirements. He also plays a key role in acquisition integration, execution, and strategy, and is a member of the Company’s Senior Leadership Team. Scott has been with ScanSource since 1998, and brings more than 25 years of experience in technology distribution to his current role. After joining ScanSource, Scott held a number of executive leadership positions that focused on the commercial and operational sides of the business, including President of Worldwide Operations.
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Legal and Strategy Officer
Matt Dean serves as Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Legal and Strategy Officer leading our global Legal and Strategy teams. Matt is responsible for all legal aspects of the Company, including providing legal counsel to the Board of Directors, CEO, and other global senior leadership. He also oversees the development and execution of the Company’s strategic plans. With more than 20 years of corporate legal and strategy experience, Matt previously served as Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary for Vertiv Group Corporation (formerly a division of Emerson Electric) and LANDesk Software, where he was responsible for global legal, trade, and compliance teams across the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific.
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer
John Eldh serves as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer, where he is responsible for ScanSource’s go-to-market strategy and execution and oversees the Company’s global sales and marketing, supplier, solutions, and services teams across all geographies. Prior to joining ScanSource, John served as Senior Vice President of Global Partner Organizations and Senior Vice President of Sales for Global Security at CA Technologies. He also served in several leadership capacities at Symantec Corporation, including Vice President of North American Channel Sales and Vice President of Cloud Sales Organization for North America and Latin America. Prior to Symantec, John spent 14 years at Gartner, Inc., where he served as Group Vice President and Region Vice President.
Senior Executive Vice President, Worldwide Human Resources
John Harvey serves as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Human Resources, where he provides access to human-resources capabilities, talent, and processes to enable ScanSource to have the right people, with the right skills, in the right places, at the right time. Joining the Company in 2011, John also served as Assistant General Counsel and Deputy General Counsel before taking on his current role. Prior to joining ScanSource, John served as General Counsel for Resurgent Capital Services and was at the Wyche Law Firm for 14 years, where he started as a paralegal before becoming an attorney.
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Gerry Lyons serves as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at ScanSource, overseeing all financial aspects of the Company, including the financial services, internal audit, treasury, accounting, and finance departments. He is also responsible for the Company’s financial reporting. Prior to this, Gerry was Senior Vice President of Finance and Principal Accounting and Vice President of Financial Business Systems. He joined ScanSource in 2007 as Vice President, Corporate Controller, where he was responsible for guiding the operation of the accounting function, and the strategic direction of the accounting team. Prior to joining ScanSource, he served as the Plant Controller, Global Group Controller, and Plant Manager for Moen Incorporated.
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Blake Zemp serves as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, overseeing information technology and information management for ScanSource. Blake joined the Company in April 2014 as CIO, to help implement ScanSource’s new SAP system. He brings 30 years of experience from global system leadership roles at Milliken and Company, and extensive, SAP-implementation experience for the global supply chain. Additionally, Blake provides leadership for the MIS team and oversees the development of projects and programming to advance corporate goals and objectives.