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George Mackintosh

George Mackintosh, former CEO of Testplant, was a driving force for the company since it's founding. An alumni of the University of Edinburgh, George worked in manufacturing for Ford in Dagenham before moving to the telecommunications industry. He has raised money to build businesses in the U.K., U.S., and Hong Kong, and managed their sale and integration into major telcos. At home in London, George is an aging, semi-pro racing driver with a gardening habit.

Recent Posts

Our third Queen's Award for Enterprise, Innovation

7/26/16 / by George Mackintosh posted in Test automation, software testing


What a wonderful July. On 14 July Antony Edwards, our CTO, and I make our way to Buckingham Palace with all the other 2016 award winners. This our third time! No less a thrill - and a particularity big deserved thrill for Antony who has led TestPlant's innovation drive and the commercial success recognising all of the new products we have introduced over recent years. One has to be discreet about visits to the palace, but HRM The Queen did grace us and so too her consort HRH The Duke of Edinburgh and The Princess Royal, Princess Anne.
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From everyone at TestPlant - thank you!

5/12/16 / by George Mackintosh posted in test automation tools, Test automation, UI testing


Innovation is underpinned by commercial success. TestPlant has been the test industry “disruptor” but our inventions have brought solutions to many thousands of engineers in many hundreds of the world’s leading enterprises. Thank you for making eggPlant your test automation solution – and thank you if you’re on the point of joining our user community.

You have lead the field by using eggPlant tools and now we’d like you to share in the glow of the honours and recognition's that have so recently been bestowed upon us: top ratings by Gartner, the world’s top IT research firm; a Queen’s Award for Innovation and yet another patent. Together they endorse our creativity, our uniqueness, our hard work and…your choice!

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