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Martyn Jones, Managing Director

Martyn is the Managing Director, founder and owner of SoftEd.

Martyn has extensive experience in IT training management. His specialties include Software Development, Agile, Business Analysis, Training Strategy, Training Management and Software Development Productivity.

Martyn’s early career involved a variety of technical and managerial roles including as Manager Education Services with Databank Systems and later as the Divisional Manager Consulting for Datacom Systems, where he had responsibility for Datacom’s software development teams throughout New Zealand. 

At the beginning of 1990, Martyn Jones along with two partners successfully initiated a management buy-out of Datacom Education from Datacom Group. Under his leadership, Software Education (SoftEd) has grown from a New Zealand company to one highly regarded around the world, including operations in Australia, Singapore, the United States of America, the United Kingdom and further afield.

Martyn is the joint founder of ANZTB, the Australasian board of ISTQB.