Ash Winter, an independent tester and conference speaker. His formative years as a consultant gave a broad background in software development. Experience in testing, performance engineering, and automation of both build and test. Ash spent a while being a Scrum Master and Product Owner. This set him up for a move into the crazy world of startups, which left him with a tale or two to tell. After exploring all these options, he decided that focusing on testing was his path and he work for himself now. Spending his time speaking, training, writing, performing testing and coaching when invited.