The Safariland Group a provider of a diverse range of safety and survivability products designed for the public safety, military, professional and outdoor markets, announces the appointment of Scott F. Harris as Chief Financial Officer
As CFO, Harris will be a member of the Company's executive leadership team and will oversee the global finance and accounting operations of the Company. Harris will report to Scott O'Brien, president.
“We are thrilled to add Scott to our executive team. His financial acumen and expertise, strategic thinking and leadership will be an exceptional advantage for the Company as we continue to grow globally,” said O'Brien. “Scott's experience in international finance, including two expatriate assignments in Luxembourg and France, and mergers and acquisitions will be critical in supporting our key growth initiatives through the international market and strategic acquisitions.”
“I'm very excited about leading the global financial and accounting operations for The Safariland Group,” said Harris. “With 50 years of experience in developing quality, technologically-advanced safety and survivability products, the Company is the clear industry leader and I look forward to working with the team to drive profitable growth in our markets.”
Harris joins the Company after spending the past 14 years at Delphi Automotive PLC, a leading global vehicle components manufacturer. Most recently, Harris was Vice President, Finance and CFO for Delphi Thermal Systems, an operating segment of that company based in Troy, Michigan.