Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mike Baur serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at ScanSource. Mike has served as the Company’s President or CEO since its inception, as a director since December 1995, and as Chairman of the Board since February 2019. Mike has developed a deep institutional knowledge and perspective regarding ScanSource’s strengths, challenges and opportunities. He has more than 30 years of experience in the IT industry, having served in various leadership and senior management roles in the technology and distribution industries before joining ScanSource. Mike brings strong leadership, entrepreneurial, business building and development skills and experience to the Board.
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer
Matt Dean joined the Company in January 2018 and serves as Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer. Matt is responsible for all legal aspects of the Company, including providing legal counsel to the Board of Directors, CEO, and other global senior leadership. With more than 20 years of corporate legal and strategy experience, Matt previously served as Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary for Vertiv Inc., a provider of equipment and services for data centers; and for LANDesk Software, where he was responsible for global, legal, trade, and compliance teams across the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific.
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer
John Eldh joined ScanSource as Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer in October 2019 and has served as an executive officer since November 2020. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President of Global Partner Organization at CA Technologies, a leading provider of application development, management, and security solutions, from September 2014 to November 2018. Prior to that, John served in various leadership capacities at Symantec Corporation, a cybersecurity and identity protection company, from January 2005 to August 2014.
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Rachel Hayden serves as Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer. Prior to joining the Company in June 2021, Rachel served as Chief Information Officer of Just Born, Inc., a family-owned confectionary company, from 2016 to 2021. Prior to that, Rachel served five years with Berry Global, a manufacturer of innovative packaging and engineered products, in various leadership roles, including Senior Director of IT, Global Business Systems.
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Steve Jones has served as Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer at ScanSource since December 2020. Prior to joining the Company, Steve served as the International Chief Financial Officer of Blackbaud, Inc., a leading cloud software company, from 2016 to 2020 and also served in finance and management positions at Lexmark International, an imaging solutions and technologies company, from 2000 until 2016.
Senior Vice President, Operations
James Sommese serves as Senior Vice President, Operations, where he is responsible for ScanSource's global warehousing operations and logistics, including the Company's Facilities and Customer Service segments, as well as all real estate matters. James has more than 25 years of experience in the IT channel. He has been with ScanSource since 2003, and has held multiple leadership roles within the Operations team, including management of the Company's Customer Service, Returns Center, Custom Configuration Center, Transportation and Facility groups in North America and Europe. Most recently, he served as Vice President, Operations, where he successfully implemented efficient, cost-effective operations systems to advance the Company's initiatives.