Scott Hazelton, a director with the global construction team at IHS Markit, has 30 years of research experience in housing, construction and heavy industrial markets. Hazelton oversees bespoke research for clients in construction, heavy equipment, building materials and industrial manufacturing markets. Projects often combine our historical and forecast data with association, company or third-party data to drive actionable business insight, such as market sizing, segmentation and growth potential for both U.S. and global applications.
Hazelton has worked with many of the construction and mining equipment OEMs, equipment rental companies, building materials suppliers and trade associations within manufacturing and construction.
He began his career as a housing economist with the U.S. Macroeconomic Service, where he developed the quarterly Global Construction Outlook, the U.S. Construction Quarterly Briefing and the U.S. Construction: State and Metropolitan Focus forecasts and commentary.
He also developed forecasting models for the U.S. renovation and infrastructure markets. Hazelton earned a Bachelor of Arts in economics with highest honors from Bates College in the U.S.