LONDON, January 4, 2018

Schroders, a global investment management firm based in London, recently won the ‘European Software Testing Award of the Year’ and ‘Prodapt Testing Management Team of the Year’ Awards. UST Global, a leading digital technology services company, is a strategic Testing Partner for Schroders.

The European Software Testing Awards is a unique platform that celebrates the testing success stories across Europe.

As the awardee of the main ‘The European Software Testing Award’, Schroders has been recognized for excelling in all the areas and surpassing every other individual, project, or organization within the industry. The ‘Prodapt Testing Management Team of the Year’ emphasizes the success of transformation programme that Schroders’ Global QA Practice team undertook back in 2016 with the objective of making technology agile, economical, robust and resilient to market disruptors. The transformation is focused on implementing Scaled Agile Framework across the enterprise. UST Global has played a key role in Schroders testing transformation journey.

Stewart Carmichael, Chief Technology Officer, Schroders, said, “Schroders works in partnership with UST Global, enabling us to deliver leading test services to projects around the world. Winning the European Software Testing Award was a huge honour for Schroders, and we are very grateful to UST Global for their contribution towards this accolade.”

Arun Narayanan, COO, UST Global, said, “Hearty congratulations to the Schroders team and UST team for winning the awards. This is indeed a testimony to the hard work the QA team at Schroders has put in towards the transformation programme. UST Global is truly proud to be the strategic testing partner for Schroders.”

About Schroders plc

As a global investment manager, we help institutions, intermediaries and individuals across the planet meet their goals, fulfil their ambitions, and prepare for the future. But as the world changes, so do our clients’ needs. That’s why we have a long history of adapting to suit the times and keeping our focus on what matters most to our clients.

Doing this takes experience and expertise. We bring together people and data to spot the trends that will shape the future. This provides a unique perspective which allows us to always invest with conviction. We are responsible for £430.3 billion of assets for our clients who trust us to deliver sustainable returns. We remain determined to build future prosperity for them, and for all of society.