TestPlant wins Queen’s Award for second time

  • Posted by JB Brockman
  • On April 21, 2015

1010% growth over five years driven by company’s success in international markets

London, UK and Shenyang, China – April 21, 2015 – TestPlant, the maker of the eggPlant range of software quality tools, today announced it has won a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category – the UK’s most prestigious award recognizing outstanding achievement in overseas sales.

Headquartered in London, TestPlant is an international software company with operations across Europe, North America and Asia. The company has seen rapid international adoption of its software testing products in recent times, with the company achieving a compound growth rate of more than 1010% over the past five years, as recognized by Deloitte in the Technology Fast 500 EMEA 2014.

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are the most prestigious accolades for businesses in the UK. The International Trade category recognizes companies that have demonstrated outstanding growth in overseas earnings and commercial success.

TestPlant’s products are used by hundreds of enterprise customers across more than 30 countries. The company’s products support customers in sectors ranging from financial services, retail and healthcare to automotive, travel and media.

Speaking today from Shenyang, China where he is attending a China Entrepreneur Club summit, CEO George Mackintosh said, “To have been recognized by Her Majesty The Queen and the Prime Minister for a second time is an honor and a huge thrill to everyone in TestPlant. It makes all the international travel and time away from loved ones at home worthwhile.”

The eggPlant range of software quality tools allows TestPlant’s customers to test and measure software’s performance on devices, networks and servers. The range includes functional automation, network emulation and server virtualization solutions and is deployable in agile, mobile and DevOps environments, as well as in legacy mainframe and desktop systems. eggPlant tools help reduce time to market, lower cost and improve quality. Furthermore eggPlant Manager provides a process audit and reporting trail, important in large and regulated businesses.