QAT Global Appoints Director of Brazil Operations

A strategic executive appointment as QAT Global grows rapidly and expands its Brazil operations.

QAT Global Appoints Director of Brazil Operations

Press Release: QAT Global–Wed, May 9, 2012 9:30 AM CST

OMAHA, NE— QA Technologies, Inc., a premier business solutions consulting firm, today announced the appointment of Mr. Alex Barros as Director of Brazil Operations with immediate effect. Working from the company’s corporate offices in Omaha, Mr. Barros will oversee the daily operation of the Brazil development center to consistently attain the highest level of quality, efficiency, and customer service, as well as work directly with clients to determine needs, develop contracts and monitor customer satisfaction. He will partner with the Brazil general manager and team leads to ensure that projects are delivered on schedule and within budget, and that company policies and procedures for development are being communicated effectively. Reporting to QAT Global’s Vice President Rollie Stephens, Mr. Barros will be a key member of the senior management team.

Mr. Barros was previously the Director of New Technology at QAT Global and has more than 20 years of experience in software development. He earned a Master in Business from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and a Bachelor of Science in Electronic Engineering from UFRJ-Brazil.

In his new role, Mr. Barros will be directly responsible for managing Brazil operations. He will oversee the planning and development of operations capacity and facilitation to meet the increase in demand, and maintain the high standard of service at the QAT Global Brasil development center. Mr. Barros will ensure that the Brazil office operates in compliance with all statutory regulations and international standards while enhancing revenue and strengthening its reputation as a leading near shore development center.

Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Stephens said, “We are proud to have such a professional and experienced Brazil management team in place, led by Mr. Alex Barros. Alex has a solid development and management experience and has been a tremendous asset to QAT Global in building a reliable and high-quality nearshore development service center. I am confident that QAT Global is well-positioned to continue enhancing the Brazil development center’s world-class standards in both efficiency and service quality with his support.”

The appointment comes on the heels of a monumental year for QAT Global that saw the company’s broadening footprint in the USA and Brazil, unprecedented growth, and increasing recognition.

“QAT Global continues to experience exceptional growth, as it further establishes itself a premier business solutions consulting firm,” Mr. Barros said. “I couldn’t be more excited about my role with the company and look forward to helping guide the Brazil development center to its next stage of operational success.”

About QAT Global, a tradename of QA Technologies, Inc.
QAT Global focuses on all aspects of R&D; we help our clients quickly get to market with new or enhanced products including custom software solutions, web software, desktop software, line of business applications, mobile applications, third-party integrations, e-commerce solutions, content management systems, rich internet applications, and mainframe applications.

For more information:
Karie Barrett, Creative Development Director