Scott Howard
Commercial Director, EndemolShine Australia

Scott has worked in the Australian broadcast industry for over a decade now. He has extensive experience across a whole range of content development, production, strategy and all of its related commercial activity. 

Across his career Scott has worked on some of the major unscripted shows in Australian television, including Australian Idol, The Biggest Loser, Project Runway, So You Think You Can Dance, Grand Designs, Australia’s Got Talent, The X Factor, The Voice, and of course MasterChef. As well as the dramas INXS, Catching Milat, Peter Allen and Brock.

Scott is responsible for all of Endemol Shine’s commercial activity, including the companies’ corporate commercial dealings along with all off screen commercial activity associated with the formats ESA represents, and the shows that ESA makes. In addition, he is also responsible for all of ESA’s business and legal affairs activity. 

He began his career with a Scottish commercial law firm, resigned his partnership and relocated to Sydney in 1999, worked with several film organisations and the Arts Law Centre before joining the board of a Scottish IT company and setting up and running its Asia Pacific arm for four years before moving into Australian television in 2006. Since then, he has worked at Grundy, Fremantle Media Australia, Shine Australia and now Endemol Shine Australia.