Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer , Avery Dennison Corporation
Mr. Scarborough is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Avery Dennison Corporation. He was elected to his current position on May 1, 2005.
Mr. Scarborough joined Avery Dennison in 1983 and served in increasingly responsible positions in the label and tag converting business (formerly known as Soabar) and in Fasson Roll North America.
In 1990, he was promoted to vice president and general manager, Fasson Roll North America, and received the Company’s General Manager of the Year Award in 1992. In 1995, Mr. Scarborough moved to the Netherlands and managed the Roll Materials Europe operation. He returned to the U.S. in 1997, when he was appointed group vice president, Fasson Roll North America and Roll Materials Europe. He was promoted to group vice president, Roll Materials Worldwide in 1999. He was elected president and chief operating officer in 2000.
A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Mr. Scarborough graduated from Hiram College in Hiram, Ohio, in 1977, with a Bachelor of Arts degree and received his master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Chicago in 1979.
Mr. Scarborough serves on the Board of Directors of Mattel, the Los Angeles World Affairs Council, and is a member of the Board of Trustees of Hiram College.