EVP – Finance and Operations, Shareholder
Chris Scott joined Watkins Insurance Group in 2017 and was named a shareholder in 2020. He is an experienced finance professional with a talent for developing detailed financial and operational plans, building relationships, and providing strategic, but practical, solutions for a wide variety of complex business problems.
Despite being a native Austinite, Chris attended Texas A&M University where he studied Finance and was active in several different student organizations. After graduation, he returned to Austin and worked as a commercial banker where he gained experience in a wide range of credit, cash management, construction, and other specialty finance products and services.
After earning MBA from The University of Texas at Austin, Chris worked in the student loan industry where he focused on finance, marketing, and business development.
Chris is active in the community and is a member of several different professional and community organizations including Financial Executives International and the CFO Leadership Council. He currently serves as the Treasurer for the Williamson County A&M Club.
Chris’ favorite way to spend time is with his family; he also greatly enjoys cooking and, when time allows, he has also been known to hunt, fish, play golf, and participate in competitive shooting.