Former NATO Afghanistan Commander General Scott Miller Joins Sig Sauer

Sig Sauer has announced that former JSOC Commander General (Scott) Miller has joined the company as Defense Advisor.   

General Miller served in the United States Army and most recently served as the commander of NATO’s Resolute Support Mission and U.S. Forces in Afghanistan. Prior to this he was the commander of the Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC), in addition to participating in numerous combat operations including the Battle of Mogadishu and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

“General Miller is an exceptional addition to our team and comes at one of the most exciting times for our company as we begin the historic process of fielding the Next Generation Squad Weapons with the U.S. Army,” said Ron Cohen, President and CEO, Sig Sauer, Inc. “General Miller knows the complexities of the battlefield, what’s necessary to achieve overmatch, and most importantly how to succeed. His experience in close quarters combat combined with his proven leadership ability will be invaluable to us.”

General Miller is a graduate of the United States Military Academy and was commissioned as an infantry officer in the U.S. Army. After completing Ranger school, he was assigned to a platoon in 3rd Battalion, 325th Infantry (Airborne), 82nd Airborne Division. After multiple assignments he completed the Delta selection course and was assigned to the Delta Special Operations Detachment (1st SFOD-D) at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Miller continued to hold prestigious leadership positions in special operations commands throughout his forty-year career with the U.S. Army and retiring as a decorated four star General.

“It is an honour to join the team at Sig Sauer. While I served on active duty I’ve always been a proponent of ensuring that our service members had the right lethal capabilities available to them in order to safeguard our national interests, and I note the relentless focus from the Sig Sauer team in ensuring their requirements are met,” added Miller.


Sig Sauer, Inc. is a leading provider and manufacturer of firearms, electro-optics, ammunition, suppressors, airguns, and training. For over 250 years SIG SAUER, Inc. has evolved by blending American ingenuity, German engineering, and Swiss precision. Today, Sig Sauer is synonymous with industry-leading quality and innovation which has made it the brand of choice amongst the U.S. Military, the global defense community, law enforcement, competitive shooters, hunters and responsible citizens. Additionally, Sig Sauer is the premier provider of tactical training and elite firearms instruction at the Sig Sauer Academy.  Headquartered in Newington, New Hampshire, Sig Sauer has over 2,900 employees across eleven locations.