Scott formerly was the president of WEX’s fleet businesses in North America and Europe. Before that, he served as president and chief executive officer of EFS, a corporate payments company, which he joined in 2011 and WEX acquired in 2016. Scott transformed EFS through M&A, new product innovation and massive organic growth, dramatically increasing the company’s earnings and leading to its successful sale to WEX.
Scott brings more than two decades of senior executive experience in the corporate payments industry to this role and a strong record of growing businesses, introducing strategic and innovative new products, entering new markets, and creating measurable value for customers.
Prior to WEX and EFS, Scott spent 18 years at Comdata Corporation, where he served as executive vice president and general manager of corporate payments, and Transflo, where he focused on business development.
Scott has a bachelor’s degree from Providence College.
*Scott Phillips is not currently an executive officer of WEX Inc.