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Denver International Airport Announces Scott McCoy as General Counsel/Executive Vice President

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Picture of Scott McCoy.DENVER – April 8, 2021 – Today, Denver International Airport (DEN) and the Denver City Attorney’s Office announced that Scott McCoy has been hired to serve as the new General Counsel/Executive Vice President for DEN. In this position, McCoy will oversee a team of 18 attorneys and legal professionals supporting DEN. DEN Legal is a section within the Denver City Attorney’s Office that negotiates real estate transactions, drafts contracts, secures bond financing, litigates and defends legal claims and ensures legal and regulatory compliance with federal, state and local laws on behalf of the airport. Denver City Attorney Kristin Bronson has served as Acting General Counsel for DEN since Sept. 1, 2020.

McCoy brings more than 25 years of experience in contracts, procurement and regulatory compliance including negotiating complex international mergers and acquisitions, public, and more specifically federal, contracts and commercial deals. He has served in key legal and leadership positions with large international companies such as Siemens Government Technologies, Thales USA, Inc. and Exxon Mobil.

McCoy currently serves as General Counsel & Managing Partner of Cold Springs Partners, LLC in Denver, where he advises business clients, manages equity and real estate investments, and serves as outside counsel to a number of companies.

In his previous role as Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary and Compliance Officer with Siemens Government Technologies, Inc. (SGT), a $1.3 billion independent government contracting affiliate of the $102 billion multinational energy, industrial and healthcare parent company, McCoy guided the company through procurements of substantial contracts with federal agencies such as the Department of Homeland Security and the Transportation Security Administration, Department of Defense, Department of Energy and the Department of State.

Prior to SGT, McCoy served as Associate General Counsel and Corporate Secretary with Thales USA, Inc., the U.S. arm of a $18 billion global aviation, security and satellite technology company where he managed a team of lawyers and contract specialists at both a large U.S. aerospace affiliate and a French communications technology affiliate.

McCoy earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Houston Law Center and received his undergraduate degree from Washington and Lee University. He will begin his new role at DEN on May 3.

“Scott McCoy will be a welcome addition to DEN’s executive team,” said DEN CEO Kim Day. “He is an experienced attorney who has worked on an international scale which will benefit the airport. We can’t wait to welcome him to DEN.”


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