Scott Manuel - Vice President, Applied Innovation, Thomson Reuters
Scott Manuel is Vice President, Head of Strategic Product Management for the Applied Innovation organization within Thomson Reuters. He and his team dream up new product and technology ideas, partner with customers and business units to build prototypes, and if successful turn them into revenue generating products. He also works closely with start-ups and other established technology leaders to bring innovative ideas to life. Scott looks for opportunities to push boundaries and disrupt the status quo.
Scott has been with Thomson Reuters for 8 years fulfilling leadership roles across the organization. Scott began his career at Thomson Reuters in the Management Associates Program, completing strategy and technology rotation assignments with the Healthcare, Learning, and Legal & Regulatory businesses. He has also held product management, innovation leadership, and technology strategy roles in Corporate Technology and the Intellectual Property & Science business.
Prior to Thomson Reuters, Scott worked as an equity portfolio manager at Franklin Street Partners, a commodities trader at Duke Energy, a competitive intelligence leader at Enron Corporation, and an operations officer with the Central Intelligence Agency.
Scott received his MBA from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering from North Carolina State University.