Leadership

Scott A. McQuilkin

Senior Executive Vice President, Innovation

SCOTT A. MCQUILKIN is InterDigital’s Senior Executive Vice President, Innovation. Since 2014, Mr. McQuilkin has been responsible for leading the organization’s non-patent commercial business initiatives and overseeing strategic business investments. 

Mr. McQuilkin joined InterDigital as Chief Financial Officer in 2007 with over 25 years of senior-level experience in financial management with public and privately-held companies in the high-tech, software and financial services sectors. He was appointed InterDigital’s Senior Executive Vice President, Strategy and Finance, in May 2012, where he was responsible for overseeing the organization’s strategy, corporate development and finance functions. In October 2012, Mr. McQuilkin assumed the title of Senior Executive Vice President, Innovation, and was responsible for leading the company’s internal and external technology sourcing efforts, through oversight of InterDigital Labs until 2014 and of Innovation Partners through the end of 2015. Prior to InterDigital, Mr. McQuilkin served as Chief Financial Officer for Metavante Lending Solutions, a high growth technology firm providing enterprise software to the financial services industry. Mr. McQuilkin joined GHR Systems (which subsequently was acquired by Metavante Corporation) in 2000 as Chief Financial Officer, and was responsible for finance, funding, acquisitions, accounting, strategy, human resources, facilities, and risk management. During his tenure, he led the company through a period of explosive growth and structured and negotiated several acquisitions. Prior to joining GHR Systems, Mr. McQuilkin served as Chief Financial Officer at De Lage Landen Financial Services and held senior finance positions at First Union Corporation.

Mr. McQuilkin earned a master's degree in business administration with distinction from The Wharton School and graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor's degree from Pennsylvania State University.