Futuretrend Software Testing

Software Testing Training & Consultancy Centre  |  Enfield, North London

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Tutor Bios

Our Software Testing Training is delivered by software testing practitioners with many years of IT experience including  many years QA experience as lead testers and test managers within the Public Sector, Financial, Pharmaceutical, Insurance and Telecommunications industries.



Sam Obot

Sam has been a tutor for over 9 years. He specialises in manual and automated software testing. You will gain knowledge and experience of manual and automated software testing based on theory and structured practical work provided during his course. He will empower you with the skills you need to impress potential employers and open doors that were previously closed to you. From preparing you with typical interview questions to ensuring your CV is fit for purpose Sam will be there for you like he has many other students who are now reaping the rewards in their new career as software test analysts.

He has have over 17 years commercial experience working in testing and development. A dedicated professional with excellent skills who has worked as a test manager/test lead/ tester / test analyst on several projects. He has created several test strategies, test plans, test approaches and testing frameworks based on various technologies such as SAP, JAVA, Android, mobile apps,.Net, Oracle, Siebel legacy systems, 3rd party and other bespoke systems. He has worked both in manual testing and test automation on various scales of projects - small, medium and large. He has also used different methodologies such as Agile, V-Model, ASAP, Waterfall, RAD, RUP, etc A lot of his work has involved the transition from unit testing to integration testing to system testing to user acceptance testing (UAT) to regression testing.
He has also been involved in a variety of non- functional testing roles(load, performance, stress, soak, disaster recovery, back-up, failover, security).

Sam currently teaches our Software Testing Essentials course



Biswajit Nanda

Biswajit is a committed professional with excellent experience in managing Testing & teams and delivering Test projects to improve working practices. He has an extensive career in Test Management and implementing changes to improve processes, including with automation,producing templates and coordinating offshore testing.

He is an effective team leader, with excellent abilities in leading and managing individuals, in providing training and development in order to improve skill sets and deliver against organisational objectives. He has successfully improved team abilities, while ensuring individuals are motivated and enthusiastic in their roles, leading by example.

He is a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and Prince2 Practitioner and has excellent experience in managing Agile scrum teams.

Specialties: Test Management in BI,DWH (Kimball),ETL,Database,Data Governance,Data Quality, MDM,CRM,Reporting,Web applications
•Test automation frameworks with C#, SQL Server,Fitnesse, DBFit, Selenium,DBUnit,Winrunner, Loadrunner, QTP, Rational tools,MTM,Coded UI,HP QC 9.2/,10.0,Scrum Works,Jira,Bugzilla,Mantis,VSS, TFS,Hudson CI
•Team Leadership,Communication,Risk Management
•SAP Data Services,Business Objects(BO),Cognos Reports,SSIS,SSRS,MDX programming

Bis currently teaches our Selenium and SQL for Testers training course




Tanvi Nanda

Tanvi is an expert agile testing and automation professional with more than 8 years of experience with well known companies like Google, Nokia, SKY, theTrainline.com, Marks and Spencer’s and Sainsbury’s.

She is passionate about automated solution of Web, Mobile and Performance testing, currently working as a Lead Automation QA in Agile Environment and is certified in Scrum (Agile), ISTQB, and Microsoft SQL Server. 


  •  Expert in Test Automation for Web, Mobile and Performance Testing.
  • Expert in Agile Testing process and Test Automation best practices.
  • Selenium Webdriver (Java), SQL, Gatling, XML, JSON, Web services, APIs, Appium, Calabash, TDD using Fitnesse, DBFit, SOAP UI, JMeter, BDD using Cucumber, SpecFlow, Twist.

She has also been trained in Java, .Net, Agile (Lean, Scrum & Kanban).
Tanvi currently teaches our BDD (Behaviour Driven Development) Test Automation Framework with Cucumber


James (Course Consultant)

James is an experienced Senior Business Analyst and a certified trainer who has been working in IT for more than 14 years as a consultant.

He spent the first part of his career in Retail Banking sector, and was heavily involved in numerous change initiatives, before moving into the Information Systems domain. Since then he has worked predominantly as a Business & Systems Analyst managing change at the interface between the Business & IT domains.

His detailed knowledge and experience in many analysis tools and techniques. He develops and delivers business analysis training using proven techniques and real-world experience. He also has considerable practical experience through working as a consultant on many key strategic projects.

James's areas of expertise include business analysis, software/system design, quality assurance, and project management. His experience covers many industries including insurance, financial, banking, and manufacturing.

He has a profound academic background, Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng), PRINCE2™ Masters degrees in Business Administration.

With a wealth of experience gained in a variety of roles in blue-chip environments and the public sector, such as London Stock Exchange, Barclays, RBS, Financial Ombudsman Service and HMRC Treasury.

His extensive industry experience ensures that his courses are both comprehensive and benchmarked against real-life case studies and numerous examples of real-life situations. Hiss students appreciate his light-hearted and discussive approach to teaching.

James teaches on our Business Analysis Essentials course



Ralph has over 10 years of Financial Services experience as a Business Analyst with many years as a trainer. He is vastly experienced in the System Development Lifecycle in PC based and web based applications including open source and Commercial off the shelf (COTS) applications within the Banking, Insurance and Financial Service Sector. Ralph started his career in the banking industry and has worked with the likes of HSBC, Royal bank of Scotland (Commercial & Private banking), Aviva, Admiral, Royal Sun Alliance, Direct Line and Legal & General. He has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science (University of Wolverhampton) ISEB Certified – Business Analysis, ISEB Certified – Software Testing, Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) Database Administrator, Agile Certified Prince 2 and a CIBAP certified Chartered Accountant.

Ralph teaches on our Business Analysis Essentials course



Lola Adele

Lola has over 10 years of experience working in Project Management with an in-depth knowledge of PMO.  She has an extensive portfolio of clients in Media, Finance, Rail, Technology and Retail. To date she has had the privilege of working on 30 projects.
Lola is multi skilled and experienced in establishing, restructuring and maintaining best practice PMO in medium to large national and global organizations.

She is passionate about standardization and is process driven. A highly skilled PMO Consultant with a particular interest in IT Delivery and ancillary areas. Prince 2 qualified and adept in Agile framework. 

Lola is able to quickly shape and analyse a Project ensuring key controls are in place to support a successful Project kick off and implementation.

Continuously looking for ways to enhance key templates and documentation for the PMO to drive a more robust and an apt representation of the health of projects at any one given time.

She is versatile and her natural ‘unstoppable” attitude gets the job done thoroughly and skilfully.

Successfully supported clients in the UK and abroad in achieving their career goals, through her PEMP Programme (Prepare Empower Motivate and Push) 

Her style is pragmatic and detail oriented. 

Lola has joined FT to deliver training in Project Management.

Lola teaches on our PMO course



Femi Sonuga

An IT Consultant with over 20 years commercial experience working. Transferrable skills have been developed across Government, Consulting, Digital Editorial, Finance, Logistics , Telecoms, Mobile Apps, & Utilities (Oil & Gas) industries, Reporting, Large Data.

A well-established Servant-Leader/Facilitator & Agile Coach who has successfully delivered large-scale software and Web development projects/programmes  by effectively collaborating, facilitating, leading and coaching multiple Scrum teams, including disrupting their mindset to appreciate Agile.  Also as an Agile Coach have coached and mentored teams on Scrum and other Agile frameworks on best practices, including functioning as a Change Agent.

An expert at driving the implementation of Agile best practices and Agile Ways Of Working (WoW), removing impediments and enabling self-management in teams.   Also a bona-fide successful Test & Defect Manager.

Experienced in delivering decision support solutions, Business Intelligence (BI), and Client Relationship Management (CRM) systems. Excellent facilitating and servant-leader problem solving, conflict resolution and moderating skills.

An excellent team player with good team leadership and communication skill sets who can also work independently and possesses strong organisational and communication skills.  Has a proven track record in gathering requirements, designing and implementing business solutions.

Femi teaches our Scrum Master Training course



Chetan Kris

Chetan Kris is an expert IT professional with over 10 years of experience in the Software industry and has played various roles like Business Analyst Manager, Project Manager and Software Testing Lead. He is based in the US (Chicago) and has worked with teams that have developed software applications for Fortune 500 companies.

Chetan is a seasoned Trainer and has been training and mentoring aspiring Business Analysts and Software Testers for 6 years. He is an expert in training the students in Conceptual topics, Live Projects, CV building and facing Interview. He has successfully trained students in cracking interviews and excelling in day to day Business Analyst/Software Tester duties at the workplace with ease.

Chetan mentors and guides students on our Work Experience and Mentoring program




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81 Southbury Road
Enfield, North London

020 8443 2888

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