Rik Marselis is regarded as one of Sogeti’s most senior management consultants in the field of quality and testing. He played an important role in organizing quality and testing in various companies in different branches, by making practical implementations of well-known methods and approaches. Rik started his career over 30 years ago in software development and gradually shifted to testing and quality management. He was author of many articles and contributed to 12 books on software testing and quality management, for example the PointZERO vision, Quality Supervision, TPI NEXT and TMap NEXT BDTM. As a trainer and coach Rik has worked together with numerous IT professionals to further improve their skills. Also Rik is an experienced presenter at conferences throughout Europe. His presentations always are appreciated for their liveliness and his ability to keep the talks serious but light, using practical examples and humorous comparisons.