Founder and CEO
Alex is the Founder and CEO of QA Consultants, North America’s largest independent Quality Assurance and Testing company with 100% North American services. 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.
Chief Operating Officer
Peter Watkins is the Chief Operating Officer at QA Consultants. Peter’s focus is on ensuring clients’ expectations are continually exceeded, workforce and operational standards are continually improving.
Managing Director, U.S. Operations
Brian Bernknopf is the Managing Director for U.S. Operations at QA Consultants. He is a proven industry leader with a deep specialization in IT Consulting and Advisory, Software Quality Engineering, Risk Management, and IT Systems Integration.
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.
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.
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).
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 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.
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.