Scott Gaille is the Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel for ZaZa Energy Corporation, an unconventional petroleum-focused exploration and production company (NASDAQ: ZAZA). He also is an Adjunct Professor of Management at Rice University and founder of the Gaille Group (www.gaillegroup.com), which has successfully launched and incubated a series of businesses in the energy and financial services sectors. Previously, Mr. Gaille was Director - Business Development for Occidental Oil & Gas Corporation. His responsibilities there included starting and growing new business units in Africa, the Middle East and South America.
Mr. Gaille received his Doctor of Law Degree with High Honors from the University of Chicago. He attended undergraduate college at the University of Texas at Austin, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government with High Honors and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.