Scott Gebicke is the Global Head of Energy, Industrial & Building Group for Jabil. In this role, he runs a ~2.5Bn global P&L and team of operations, technical, and business leaders to deliver manufacturing services across a wide range of renewables, grid level solutions, meters, industrial automation, and connected building devices. Previously, Scott served as President of Jabil Defense and Aerospace Services which consisted of customers and operations across 6 sites in 5 countries with 13 marquee A&D OEM customers; leading the expansion into aerospace machining, UAV propulsion products, and ultra-high mix/complexity manufacturing. He was also responsible for Jabil Emerging Markets which supported early-stage hardware companies through design, development and scale. He managed a pipeline of over 300 start-ups, to an ROIC of 130% over 3 years.
Prior to that, he was the leader in McKinsey & Company’s Industrial practice out of the London and San Francisco offices. He served industry and government clients across a number of functional areas including: growth, innovation, and operational turnarounds. He has researched and published several articles on topics including: International Defense and offsets, Innovation investment, Commercial UAV enablement, and Efficiency in Defense equipment spending.
Scott served 7 years as a US Navy Officer, with significant operational combat experience in Aegis weapons systems and maritime anti-terrorism. Scott holds dual BS in Industrial Engineering and Economics from Vanderbilt University, and an MBA from London Business School.