[LONDON, 28 May, 2018] – QualiTest Group, the world’s largest pure play software testing and business assurance company, announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire NCC Group SDLC Limited, the software testing business unit of NCC Group plc (“NCC Group”).
NCC Group’s Software Testing division is a leading provider of tailored solutions in software testing, quality assurance and test consultancy in the UK, including performance and functional testing, bespoke automation tools and digital transformation assurance services.
The acquisition of NCC Group Software Testing’s blue-chip customer base will expand QualiTest’s presence in the UK and significantly enhance the value proposition for all customers of the combined business through the pooling of each company’s respective knowledge and expertise. NCC Group’s Software Testing customers will have access to a broader suite of services delivered by over 3,000 testing professionals globally, while QualiTest customers will benefit from NCC Group’s domain experience, particularly in financial services and public-sector projects.
“NCC Group Software Testing’s stellar reputation for bespoke delivery, deep sector expertise and thought leadership, together with its strong UK presence, render it an excellent strategic fit for QualiTest,” said Ayal Zylberman, chief executive officer of QualiTest. “The acquisition will significantly increase our scale in the U.K., boost our industry knowledge and ultimately enhance our suite of service offerings.”
About QualiTest Group
QualiTest Group is the world’s largest pure-play outsourced software testing and business assurance specialist with offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Israel and India. QualiTest focuses on large global enterprises in the technology, telecom, healthcare, finance, defense, media, utilities and retail industries and offers a wide range of testing solutions to meet customers’ business requirements, from engagement models to tailored testing by industry. QualiTest designs and delivers contextualized solutions utilizing unique testing-focused IP, products and methodologies that leverage deep industry-specific understanding with technology-specific competencies.
About NCC Group plc
NCC Group is a global expert in cyber security and risk mitigation, working with businesses to protect their brand, value and reputation against the ever-evolving threat landscape. NCC Group has over 35 offices across the world and employs more than 2,000 people that are trusted advisor to 15,000 clients worldwide.