KMS Technology Hires Neale Hightower As Director of Quality Assurance
Dublin, California, United States and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – KMS Technology, a global company specializing in software product development outsourcing services, announced today the appointment of Neale Hightower to the position of Director of Quality Assurance. Hightower will be responsible for the management of the global quality assurance function for KMS Technology.
Hightower brings nearly 15 years of experience with global technology consulting organizations and independent software vendors to KMS. Throughout his career, Hightower has built a wealth of knowledge of the best practices and tools in building world class quality assurance organizations. Hightower has both the hands on as well as a broad base of knowledge in leading initiatives and teams around quality assurance strategy, planning, load testing, automated tested, and regression testing.
“We are very excited to have Neale join the KMS team due to his background and the fact that his philosophy around quality assurance aligns with ours. We believe Neale’s expertise in running large globally distributed QA organizations for large complex clients, as well has his proven success in turning around struggling QA organizations will bring a tremendous amount of value to KMS, and more important, to our clients,” said Vu Lam, CEO of KMS.
Hightower commented, “After having worked with multiple delivery models over the years, I’m very excited to become part of the KMS team. I firmly believe the combination of our expertise and cost model in Vietnam, coupled with our QA Center of Excellence we are building in Atlanta, will enable us to provide a tremendous amount of value and expertise to our clients. I look forward to working with KMS to build a QA organization that delivers the optimal results and value for our clients.”