Meet the Trustees

Colonel Dan G Scott CEng, FIMechE, MIET, MCGI


Colonel Dan Scott was commissioned into the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers in 1988. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and Master’s degree in Defence Technology. He is a Chartered Engineer, a Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers and a Member of the Institute of Engineering and Technology.

He has served in REME for nearly 29 years enjoying a variety of assignments throughout the world. He has commanded REME personnel: initially at platoon level in Arborfield; then as EME with the Coldstream Guards; OC Workshop with 9 Regiment Army Air Corps and finally as CO at 6 Battalion REME. His other REME appointments include Adjutant with 6 Battalion REME and on the staff in HQ DEME(A). His was appointed as REME Corps Colonel from April 2013 until October 2016 and is currently Commander ES for 3 (UK) Division.

He was a Trustee of the REME Central Charitable Trust, The REME Museum, and the REME Benevolent Fund and became a Trustee and Director of The REME Charity when it was established on 1 April 2016. He is one of the trustees with a portfolio lead for Finance and Investment. He is also a Trustee for Veterans Employment Transition Support (VETS) East a charity that aims to improve employment outcomes for service leavers, veterans and employers in Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex.

Colonel Scott is married to Lara, a primary school teacher in Chippenham. They have two sons and a daughter who are at university.  An enthusiastic sportsman he has represented REME at hockey and swimming.  He is keen alpine skier and amateur golfer.


Contact Details

via Mrs Babs Harris

Chief Executive
T. 07736 165889

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