Scott Liston, MBA is a Principal at MLA. As an expert in connecting strategy to execution, Scott guides clients in developing dynamic financial models for the launch of new products, new divisions, and acquired companies. In collaboration with key business stakeholders, he helps to determine how key assumptions of growth options translate into financial outcomes for the enterprise.
He guides clients in connecting those plans back to elements of execution including executive compensation, performance incentive plans, KPIs, and organizational design.
Scott has held several finance leadership roles throughout his 22 years at P&G, connecting strategy to execution specifically in sales and market development and new business and product development. One key role was as finance leader for FutureWorks, an innovative corporate incubator that evaluates new business ideas, builds the business plans, and performs financial forecasts for those that are viable.
More recently, Scott led a small start-up as CFO and has consulted with small and midsize businesses. This experience allows Scott to support a variety of businesses in their growth strategic planning.
Scott has an MBA with a concentration in Finance from Indiana University and a BS in Business Administration from Grace College.