Scott, who has been in the role since January 2014, led ADM’s insurance and risk department with responsibility for the company’s global insurance programmes, captive insurance operations and claims and workers’ compensation areas.
He also serves as president and general counsel of the Agrinational Insurance Company, the captive insurer of ADM.
Replacing Scott is Brendan Gardiner, who will manage the team responsible for the company’s insurance programme.
Since joining ADM in January this year, Gardiner has served as chief litigation and regulatory counsel.
Archer Daniels Midland is an agricultural processor and food ingredients providers.