Oliver Galloway

Release engineering lead

Oliver leads the Release Engineering team, who are responsible for ensuring the various Akvo software products are well-tested, deployed and released in a timely and automated process.

Oliver has worked as a senior analyst developer in several major financial services firms in both South Africa and the UK, including BlueCrest Capital Management, Morgan Stanley and Thomson Financial, where he helped teams improve their software development and release engineering processes. Oliver graduated in computer science and psychology at the University of the Witwatersrand and has worked since as helpdesk manager, software developer and analyst. He lives in London and you can find him on Twitter at: @olixx