Flex Appoints Scott Offer as General Counsel
SAN JOSE, California, September 12, 2016
Flex, the Sketch-to-Scale™ solutions provider that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world, today announced that Scott Offer has been appointed General Counsel.
Offer is a highly accomplished legal executive who has been instrumental in major recent transformations of global tech companies and the mobile industry.
Most recently, Offer served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel at Lenovo, and was responsible for the company’s overall legal strategy, leading a team of legal professionals across 15 countries, negotiating all strategic deals, managing the global intellectual property and litigation portfolios, and maintaining legal compliance.
Prior to Lenovo, he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Counsel for Motorola Mobility, a Google company, and before that, Motorola, where he spearheaded numerous strategic global initiatives, including taking Motorola Mobility public in 2011. Offer is well-known for leading legal efforts around mergers and acquisitions – including the acquisitions of Motorola Mobility by Google and Lenovo – and driving strategy around a wide range of intellectual property and regulatory issues worldwide. Prior to joining Motorola, he worked for law firm Boodle Hatfield and Royal Dutch Shell plc.
Mike McNamara, Flex CEO, said, “We are thrilled to welcome a general counsel of Scott’s caliber and reputation to our executive team as we continue to elevate the Company and solidify our position as the Sketch-to-Scale solutions provider in the Age of Intelligence.”
Offer received his law degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science and is qualified as a lawyer in both the United Kingdom and the United States.
Flextronics International Ltd. is the Sketch-to-Scale™ solutions provider that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With approximately 200,000 professionals across 30 countries, Flex provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets.