Scott Gibson

Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources

Scott Gibson is Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources for Sungard Availability Services, leading an award-winning team focused on human resources management, learning and development, and talent acquisition. Previously he was Vice President of Global Talent Management for four years.

Since 2014, Scott has successfully led Sungard AS’ Learning and Development team from a start-up to an established organization recognized for cultivating strengths, diversity, management and collaboration among the Sungard AS employee base. In 2016, he and his team received a Gold Stevie Award for Great Employers in the field of Human Resources Management in recognition of diversity and talent development initiatives. 

Prior to joining Sungard AS, Scott was with Rackspace, where he held both human resources and product roles including Director of Learning & Development and Director of Product. There, he led the Big Data product line within Rackspace’s cloud division. Before Rackspace, Scott was Vice President of Operations for Jungle Disk, which Rackspace acquired in 2008. Scott is also a United States Navy veteran, where he served on nuclear powered submarines as a certified nuclear operator.  

Scott received a Bachelor of Science in nuclear engineering during his time in the US Navy and a Masters of Business Administration in Management of Technology from Georgia Tech as a veteran. He also holds certification as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). He is based in the U.S. headquarters office of Sungard AS in Wayne, PA.