President, Vaisala Inc.
Scott Sternberg serves as President of Vaisala Inc., Vaisala’s US subsidiary. Vaisala is a global leader in environmental and industrial measurement technologies, ideally positioned to meet its customers’ requirements of safety, efficiency and sustainability. Vaisala is a leading manufacturer of professional weather and controlled environment systems and solutions. Scott is responsible for the regional governance of Vaisala’s US-based operations.
Scott has held the position of Executive Vice President of Service where he was responsible for the consolidation of Vaisala’s global customer service functions. In this capacity Scott served as an expatriate on assignment from 2007 to 2009 at Vaisala headquarters in Finland. Scott joined Vaisala in 2004 as the Strategic Business Unit Manager for Vaisala’s Thunderstorm Data unit based in Tucson, Arizona U.S.A. where he managed the data products generated from the National Lightning Detection Network (NLDN).
Prior to joining Vaisala, Scott held a number of positions ranging from product management to business development for Roper Industries-Photometrics. Here he specialized in providing advanced digital imaging solutions to scientific applications.
In addition to his Vaisala responsibilities, Scott serves on the Board of Trustees for the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) and as Chairman of the Board of Directors for CO-LABS.
Scott holds both a BS and MS in Physics from SUNY, College at Cortland and Colorado State University respectively.