Leon Lodewyks

Leon Lodewyks

Chief Delivery Officer, Inspired Testing

Leon Lodewyks joined Inspired Testing in 2019 as Head of International Delivery – having spent 15 successful years in the testing and software development industry in the UK. He worked for numerous high-profile companies in the UK as a test manager, where he developed a keen understanding of the importance of testing as a business strategy, particularly in the context of agile development frameworks. Leon now fulfils the role of Managing Executive of the Coastal region of South Africa + Global Delivery.


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Discover how Inspired Testing's CTO, Leon Lodewyks, will take the company into the future.
Published in Announcements

In the first part of this article series I introduced the five principles we use to guide our service delivery philosophy. I spoke about overcoming the initial challenges to changes in the workplace, and how the principles became even more important in light of the social and business upheaval brought about by the Covid pandemic.

Published in Software Testing

The global pandemic, resultant shutdowns and major changes in workplace dynamics have all had a profound effect on our service delivery mandates.

Published in Software Testing

Outsourced Managed Testing Services is a specialised, customised service offering for companies that want a third-party partner to assume full or partial responsibility for part or all of the software testing process.

Monday, 14 September 2020 09:30

Smarter Test Automation: Part 2

Following the principles of the Automation Pyramid I introduced in Part I is the smartest way to maximise the benefits of Test Automation.

Published in Test Automation
Monday, 07 September 2020 05:59

Smarter Test Automation: Part 1

Test Automation is a relatively new discipline, only really becoming part of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) in the last decade. As a result, it’s easy for companies that are new to automation to be swayed starry-eyed by the promise of flashy UI-driven Test Automation solutions like Selenium.

Published in Test Automation
In my previous article I introduced the concept of testing as a managed service, discussed how it works, and identified who would benefit most. In this article I want to dive deeper into the benefits of testing as a managed service, and show you how to find the perfect managed service provider for your business.
Testing has become a highly-specialised function of modern software development, requiring a steep investment in skills and training. But testing skills can also be sourced as part of a managed service from well-established and experienced service providers.