James has 25+ years experience in software testing and quality assurance having started his career as a software developer in Australia working on real time, safety critical systems for combat ships and submarines.
James moved to London in 1997 and in 2001, founded a software testing company which was acquired in 2008 by a large systems integrator. Following the acquisition, James stayed on for five years to support significant business growth, taking roles as VP – Delivery Director, VP – Head of Public Sector, VP – Centre of Excellence and ultimately Chief Operating Officer.
Prior to joining QualiTest, James’ previous role was as Director of Quality at EE for the Emergency Services Network, currently being deployed across mainland UK.
James has a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics & Computing from the University of South Australia and gets back to Australia every year to catch up with friends and family and to enjoy some sunshine whilst the UK winters sets in.