Samuel C. Scott III is the retired Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Corn Products International, Inc.
Scott serves on the board of Motorola Solutions, Inc., where he is Lead Director, and Chairman of The Governance and Nominating Committee. He also serves on the Board of Directors of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation where he is Chairman of the Corporate Social Responsibilities Committee and on the Board of Directors of Abbott Laboratories. Scott also serves on the boards of Northwestern Medical Group, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs, The Chicago Urban League, and World Business Chicago.
Scott received both a bachelor’s degree in engineering in 1966 and a master’s degree in business administration in 1973 from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, N.J. He is a native of Jersey City, New Jersey, and presently resides in Chicago, Illinois.