Ruud Teunissen is best described as a passionate software tester. Throughout his career he has played almost any possible role in testing (tester, test manager, test trainer, coach, sales, manager, test consultant, etc.) in a variety of environments and companies. Ruud participated in the development of the Test Management Approach TMap® and is coauthor of several books on structured testing, including “Software Testing: A Guide to the TMap® Approach”.
Ruud is frequently invited to speak at national and international conferences, workshops, and he is a former member of the program committee for Quality Week Europe as well as EuroSTAR.
As Senior Test Consultant he is involved in test process improvement assessments and implementations. As Test Trainer Ruud teaches different types of test training, such as “Test Management Best Practices”, ISTQB Foundation and Practitioner, TMap® Next Foundation and Advanced, and most importantly customised training.
Within Polteq, Ruud focuses on test improvement and management in any context and is responsible for TI4Automation, the approach for successful implementation and improvement of test automation based on hands-on experiences and good practices.