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Former U.S. Congressman | Consultant

Taylor Global Strategies (TGS)

Virginia Beach, VA, USA

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Scott Taylor’s Biography

Scott Taylor is an advisor, fmr. Congressman and Navy SEAL. He currently serves as a Consultant for Taylor Global Strategies, which provides clients with advisory services in international business development, government relations and global diplomacy.

Scott uses his experience in international relations and his extensive network in the private and public spheres to help Taylor Global Strategies' clients innovate and achieve success. He advises a range of companies on matters including capital raising, contract bids, humanitarian aid, energy, logistics and infrastructure.

Recent work includes connecting Regulus Global, a procurement and logistics firm, with Virginia government and hospital systems, enabling them to bring in over 200 tons of PPE during the Covid pandemic. He has also advised Magna Imperio Systems and Global Technical Systems, positioning them to be the potential water infrastructure company and potential energy storage infrastructure company, respectively, in the Al Udeid Airforce Base expansion in Qatar.

As a Congressman representing Virginia’s 2nd district,...
Scott Taylor is an advisor, fmr. Congressman and Navy SEAL. He currently serves as a Consultant for Taylor Global Strategies, which provides clients with advisory services in international business development, government relations and global diplomacy.

Scott uses his experience in international relations and his extensive network in the private and public spheres to help Taylor Global Strategies' clients innovate and achieve success. He advises a range of companies on matters including capital raising, contract bids, humanitarian aid, energy, logistics and infrastructure.

Recent work includes connecting Regulus Global, a procurement and logistics firm, with Virginia government and hospital systems, enabling them to bring in over 200 tons of PPE during the Covid pandemic. He has also advised Magna Imperio Systems and Global Technical Systems, positioning them to be the potential water infrastructure company and potential energy storage infrastructure company, respectively, in the Al Udeid Airforce Base expansion in Qatar.

As a Congressman representing Virginia’s 2nd district, Scott served on the Appropriations Committee. He was a sponsor of the Ashanti Alert Act, a nationwide network for missing persons, and the VA SEA Act for accountability at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Prior, Scott served as a member of the Virginia House of Delegates.

Scott trained to become a Navy SEAL after serving in the US Navy. He was assigned to SEAL Team 4 and first served in Latin America. After 9/11, Scott re-enlisted in the Navy and, in 2005, was sent to Baghdad and Ramadi as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom, where he served as a Navy SEAL sniper.

Scott serves the global community as Co-Chair of the Jerusalem Leaders Summit and inaugural Dubai Summit. Both convene world leaders to develop and discuss solutions for pressing global matters. Scott previously held board positions with the UDT/SEAL Association, a veterans nonprofit, and the Virginia War Memorial.
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Scott Taylor’s Newsfeed

Politico
A former congressman and a lobbyist look for work in Kremlin-allied Belarus

While in Belarus, a county allied with Russia, Former U.S. Congressman Scott Taylor is keen to create dialogue to end the conflict between Russia and the Ukraine.

New York Times
US Officials Travel to Venezuela, a Russia Ally, as the West Isolates Putin

With the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, Scott Taylor joined a group of officials for talks with the Maduro administration about restarting the oil trade between Venezuela and the U.S.

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Scott Taylor’s Background

Taylor Global Strategies (TGS)
Consultant
Jan 2019 - Present
Virginia Beach, VA, USA
Taylor Global Strategies serves a wide range of clients by providing effective solutions to complex problems. It specializes in advisory services in business development, government relations and private diplomacy
U.S. Congress
House of Representatives | Virginia's 2nd District
Jan 2017 - Jan 2019
Washington, DC, USA
The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the Federal Government of the United States. It consists of two chambers the House of Representatives & the Senate. Scott served on the Appropriations Committee of the United States whilst he was a member of Congress.
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Current Board Positions

Jerusalem Leaders Summit
Co-chair | Advisory Board
Washington, DC, USA
The Jerusalem Leaders Summit brings together world leaders to develop and discuss principled solutions in addressing the 21st century’s economic concerns, global threats and security challenges. Scott is also Co-chair of the inaugural Dubai Leaders Summit, which will work to affirm the historic Abraham Accords in security, commerce, and diplomacy.

Previous Board Positions

Virginia War Memorial
Board of Directors
Richmond, VA, USA
The Virginia War Memorial is the main monument, museum and educational center dedicated to those local citizens who served to defend the United States from World War II onwards.
UDT-SEAL Association
Board of Trustees
Virginia Beach, VA, USA
The UDT-SEAL Association is a non-profit Veteran Service Organization whose members are former or present U.S. Navy Special Warfare community personnel.

Media

Richard Marcinko: Tributes Paid to Navy SEAL Team Six Founding Commander
Quoted
Dec 2021
New York, NY, USA
Scott Taylor was one of many who paid tribute to paid to Richard Marcinko, the first commanding officer of Navy SEAL Team Six.
‘Our elected leaders failed’: Hundreds of Afghan girls left behind in Kabul
Quoted
Aug 2021
New York, NY, USA
Scott Taylor discusses his work during the evacuation of Afghanis in the wake of the American withdrawal, notably the evacuation of 280 girls Afghanistan National Institute of Music.
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Interviews

Retired Navy SEAL blasts Biden amid Afghanistan collapse: 'Absolutely ashamed' of American leadership
Aug 2021
New York, NY, USA
Scott Taylor joins Fox News to discuss the American withdrawal from Afghanistan and what he sees as a significant failure in American leadership.
Rep. Taylor Talks About Ashanti Alert with Michaela Pereira
Sep 2018
Washington, DC, USA
Scott talks to Michaela Pereira from HLN to discuss the 'Ashanti Alert', an alert system for missing adults. The bill was introduced by Scott as the Representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district and was enacted after being signed by the President in December 2018.
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Features

Former Congressman Scott Taylor to help Americans get out of Afghanistan
Aug 2021
Hampton, VA, USA
Former Congressman and Navy SEAL, Scott Taylor, discusses the extensive work he is doing to get Americans out of Afghanistan. "I’ve been spending all day, the last 7 hours trying to call every contact I have to get people out of that country. It’s a big mess. It’s a massive mess at the airport," Taylor said.

Accreditation

Old Dominion University
Master's Certificate in Government Contracting
Norfolk, VA, USA
The Graduate Certificate in Public Procurement and Contract Management provides individuals with a solid understanding of public procurement, contract administration, and the acquisition process.

Publications

Trust Betrayed: Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and the Selling Out of America's National Security
Author
Feb 2015
Washington, DC, USA
Former Navy SEAL Scott Taylor speaks out about national security policy under the Obama administration. Personal stories, extensive academic research and media archives are used to show the decline of US Foreign Policy.

Public Service

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Parliamentary Intelligence-Security Forum
Contributor
Washington, DC, USA
The Parliamentary Intelligence-Security Forum strives to make the world a safer place through international intelligence and security collaboration between global allies. It hosts events for international Parliamentarians and government officials to learn from preeminent experts regarding counter-terrorism financing, cyber security, AI, intelligence sharing and other relevant topics.

Speaking Engagements

African Energy Week 2021
Featured Speaker
Nov 2021
Cape Town, ZA
As part of African Energy Week 2021, Scott joined other professionals and experts to speak on ways that American technology and innovation can help African develop and find solutions to its peoples' problems.
Advancing Freedom | Rebuilding the Conservative Movement in Michigan and America
Featured Speaker
Jun 2021
Hudsonville, MI, USA
At this event presented by The America’s Roundtable Michigan Leadership Committee, Lanser Broadcasting Corporation and Summit Leaders USA, Scott Taylor will join other speakers to discuss fiscal policy, immigration policy, freedom of speech issues, and many other relevant topics.

Legislative Work

Ashanti Alert Act
Sponsor
Washington, DC, USA
The Ashanti Alert Act the law establishes a voluntary nationwide communication network to aid in the search and recovery of missing persons over the age of 17 who fall outside the scope of America’s Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response (AMBER) Alerts and Silver Alerts.
VA SEA Act
Sponsor
Washington, DC, USA
The VA SEA Act requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to personally approve of a reassignment of VA’s approximately 350 Senior Executive Service (SES) employees and submit a semiannual report to congress identifying those employees who were reassigned and the costs associated with this reassignment.

Scott Taylor’s Education

Harvard University
ALM | International Relations
2015 - 2020
Harvard University
ALB | International Relations
2010 - 2013