Richard Ede - Lead trainer

Richard Ede has a winning combination of years and years of  software testing experience and training delivery. He is

an ISTQB® (International Software Testing Qualifications  Board) certified training instructor and he started his own training company,  SQA Skills, a number of years ago.

His initial foray into the world of software quality assurance  and testing came about with his role as Director of Operations for the UK  Division


of a South American company called ISOSystems. This company  specialised in building Quality Management applications for companies all  over the world. He was 27 at the time.

Moving on to Sogeti (which is a division of CapGemini), he led  the UK training division where he specialised in providing software testing  training courses and independent consultancy.
Through the years, he has  spoken at a number of seminars and conferences on software testing and of  course, he delivers the ISTQB® certification courses around the world.