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Leadership Team

Alex Rodov

Founder and Managing Partner
Alex Rodov is the Founder and Managing Partner at QA Consultants, which he founded in 1994. He was one of the first to treat quality assurance as a field of its own, and his enduring contribution to the field has been to establish software testing as a specific skill set.

Peter Watkins

Chief Operating Officer
Peter’s focus is on ensuring clients’ expectations are continually exceeded, workforce and operational standards are continually improving, are continuously innovating, and QA Consultants’ business is continually growing in North America and internationally.

Brian Bernknopf

Managing Director, U.S. Operations
Mr. Bernknopf currently serves as the Managing Director of QA Consultants USA, Inc. (QAC). He is responsible for the daily operations and management of the US business, ongoing sales and business development, staff and project management, and solution creation.

David McCullagh

Chief Revenue Officer
David McCullagh is chief revenue officer at QA Consultants and oversees the company’s sales and marketing organization, which includes Customer Success and Growth Strategy. In this role, he leads the teams responsible for growing the business and ensures a seamless and impactful end-to-end journey for our customers and prospects.

Harry France

Senior Partner, SVP Sales
Harry has a Business Administration degree in Marketing from Conestoga College and 30 years of experience as a senior sales and marketing executive. Throughout his career, he has managed major technology companies in Canada and the US including Mercury Interactive Canada, Merant Canada, Lawson Software, BCE Emergis, Seer Technologies, Amdahl Canada and Software AG of Canada.

Nisso Keslassy

Chief Financial Officer
Nisso is a senior accounting professional experienced in operational change management, financial reporting, tax planning and performance improvement. Mr. Keslassy brings with him over 28 years of finance and accounting knowledge and international experience with several companies and public accounting firms in the GTA.

Paula Fernandes

VP, People & Culture
Paula is responsible for building and implementing the company’s talent strategy including attraction, retention, total compensation strategies, learning and employee experience. Paula has over two decades of experience with many aspects of the Human Resources portfolio in the Financial, IT and Professional services industries.

Tatyana Dovga

Senior Partner
Tatyana is the Global Delivery Leader an IT Executive with 20 years of experience in Software Testing, Business Analysis and Quality Assurance across diverse verticals such as Insurance (Life, P&C), Banking and Financial Services (North America), Retail, Ontario Government and Government Agencies, Dot Com companies.

Toni Jardini

Director, Technology and Test Automation Practice
Toni is the test automation practice leader, head of emerging technology and testing at QA Consultants. Focus on continuous quality within the DevOps practices implementation, development of new approaches and technologies to support QE for Deterministic and Cognitive Systems.

James Pulley

Chief Performance Officer
For the past 30 years, James has been helping customers improve both the responsiveness and the scalability of software. He has held positions with TEK Global Services, NewCOE, PowerTest, Mercury Interactive, Microsoft, Ganymede Software, and Gigalabs (supercomputing infrastructures).