Garrett 1800x1200

Scott Garrett

Operating Partner

Scott Garrett has more than 35 years of experience leading global businesses specializing in diagnostics, life sciences, medical products, specialty distribution and laboratory services. Scott previously served as chairman, president & CEO of Beckman Coulter, where he led the company through an eight-year period of value creation, establishing it as a leader in biomedical testing. Scott began his career at Baxter International, advancing to group vice president and CEO of Baxter’s global laboratory products subsidiary. He led the buyout of that business, becoming chairman, president and CEO of Dade Behring. Scott also founded Garrett Capital Advisors, where he first worked with members of Water Street’s team. Scott is the founding chairman and chairman emeritus of AdvaMed Dx and serves on its executive committee. He is chairman of Alcor Scientific, Avantik, HCW Biologics and Pathnostics, and a director of Hologic and MeMed Diagnostics. Scott received a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Valparaiso University, a master’s in business administration from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management and completed the Stanford University Executive Program.

Subscribe to Water Street News

To receive Water Street news via email,
please complete the form below.

Privacy Policy

You’ve just been sent an email to confirm your email address. Please click on the link in the email to activate your subscription.

If you do not receive an email from us within a few minutes, please check your spam folder. If our email did not come through to you, please click on this link,

Something went wrong. If you are seeing this error, please let us know, and we will get it fixed asap.