Scott Kirkland

Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller at Ecolab

Scott Kirkland is the Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller at Ecolab. Scott has been with the company since June 2019 and in their current role since December 2021. Prior to that, they served as the SVP Finance, Global Energy Services from May 2016 to May 2019. Scott also served as the VP Finance, Global Institutional from January 2016 to May 2016. From October 2013 to January 2016, they were the VP Finance, Institutional NA. And from March 2012 to September 2013, they were the VP Corporate Planning & Analysis and Finance Systems.

Kirkland began their career at Ecolab in September 2009 as the Head of Finance and Controller - Ecolab Textile Care NA. Scott then became the Director of Corporate Planning & Analysis in November 2005 and held that role until August 2009. Prior to Ecolab, they worked as the Finance Manager at Novartis Medical Nutrition from August 2004 to November 2005. And before that, they were the Transaction Services Manager (M&A) at PricewaterhouseCoopers from June 2003 to July 2004.

Scott Kirkland's educational career consisted of him getting a BA in Accounting from the University of Northern Iowa.

Scott Kirkland works with Judy McNamara - SVP Global Tax, Kevin Krumm - Senior Vice President and Treasurer. Scott Kirkland reports to Daniel J. Schmechel, CFO & Treasurer.



  • Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller

    Current role

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