Board of Directors

Scott Hietpas


Scott Hietpas is senior vice president and general manager of Healthcare North America for Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that provide and protect clean water, safe food, abundant energy and healthy environments.

Hietpas oversees Ecolab’s North American Healthcare business and its broad portfolio of sustainable infection prevention and surgical solutions that are used in all departments of acute-care.

Hietpas joined Ecolab in 1996 and has held several positions of increasing responsibility throughout his tenure with the company. Prior to assuming his current role, he served as senior vice president of Institutional Field Sales, overseeing the industry-leading U.S. Institutional Field Sales and Service Force. Previously, Hietpas held roles including vice president of Government Sales and vice president of Finance for Global Healthcare.

Since 2012, Hietpas has served on the board of advisors for the Multicultural Foodservice and Hospitality Alliance.

Before joining Ecolab, Hietpas worked at Ernst & Young and Andersen Corporation.

Hietpas received his master’s in Business Administration from the University of Minnesota and has a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire.

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