Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mike Baur has served as CEO of ScanSource since 2000. In 2019, he was appointed to Chairman of the Board. Mike was a founding member of the team that started ScanSource in 1992 with five other employees. Since then, he has led the company through rapid growth, completing its IPO in 1994, and becoming a Fortune-1000 company with annual sales of more than $3.8 billion. The Company expanded internationally beginning in 2002 and now has locations and employees across the US and Canada and around the world. Mike served as President of the Company from its inception until 2007. He has been a member of the Board of Directors since December 1995.
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Legal and Strategy Officer
Matt Dean serves as Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Legal and Strategy Officer leading ScanSource's global Legal and Strategy teams. 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. He also oversees the development and execution of the Company’s strategic plans. With more than 20 years of corporate legal and strategy experience, Matt previously served as Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary for Vertiv Group Corporation (formerly a division of Emerson Electric) and 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 serves as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer, where he is responsible for ScanSource’s go-to-market strategy and execution and oversees the Company’s global sales and marketing, supplier, solutions, and services teams across all geographies. Prior to joining ScanSource, John served as Senior Vice President of Global Partner Organizations and Senior Vice President of Sales for Global Security at CA Technologies. He also served in several leadership capacities at Symantec Corporation, including Vice President of North American Channel Sales and Vice President of Cloud Sales Organization for North America and Latin America. Prior to Symantec, John spent 14 years at Gartner, Inc., where he served as Group Vice President and Region Vice President.
Senior Executive Vice President, Worldwide Human Resources
John Harvey serves as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Human Resources, where he provides access to human-resources capabilities, talent, and processes to enable ScanSource to have the right people, with the right skills, in the right places, at the right time. Joining the Company in 2011, John also served as Assistant General Counsel and Deputy General Counsel before taking on his current role. Prior to joining ScanSource, John served as General Counsel for Resurgent Capital Services and was at the Wyche Law Firm for 14 years, where he started as a paralegal before becoming an attorney.
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.
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Steve Jones serves as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at ScanSource, overseeing all financial aspects of the Company, including the financial services, internal audit, treasury, accounting, and finance departments. He is also responsible for the Company’s financial reporting. Prior to joining ScanSource, Steve served as the International Chief Financial Officer for Blackbaud, a leading cloud software company. During his tenure, he developed and executed financial strategies for international markets to accelerate revenue and profitability growth. Prior to Blackbaud, Steve led several strategic transformation initiatives at Lexmark International in both finance and operational leadership roles, including Corporate Director of Finance Planning & Analysis. He also served as Assistant Controller at Honeywell.
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Rachel Hayden serves as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer at ScanSource, where she leads the planning, implementation, and execution of the Company’s global IT strategy. Her expertise in leading complex, enterprise-wide programs spans across a variety of IT roles and industries, including consumer goods, manufacturing, finance, and professional services. Prior to joining ScanSource, Rachel served as Chief Information Officer for Just Born, Inc., where she was responsible for corporate and IT strategic planning, operations, and security. Previous to this, she spent five years with Berry Plastics in multiple roles, including Senior Director of IT, Global Business and Process Analysis.