Joe Lopez is a graduate of Polytechnic University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and a Computer Science Minor. Joe has over 20 years experience in the Financial Services area as a functional tester, performance tester, system tester, automation engineer, and test manager. Joe is a very strong advocate of agile methodologies and its principles. Joe is also involved in the AST SIG called Software Testing in Financial Services. Joe is the Head of Functional Testing, Performance and Automation teams for a division of an Investment Bank.