Scott has confirmed his acceptance and his appointment starts with immediate effect.
Scott, who joined the Club in June 2001, is a specialist sport's lawyer. His expertise in advising on player and commercial contracts has proved an invaluable addition to the Club.
Scott previously worked with Manchester United Director, Maurice Watkins, in advising among others the Old Trafford club, the FA Premier League, UEFA and FIFA.
I'm extremely honoured to be joining the Board of West Ham
United," said Scott. "It's a huge Club with a proud
heritage and an exciting future."
We wish Scott a long and successful career with the Club.