Senior Director and Automation Practice Lead
Adonis Celestine is Senior Director and Automation Practice Lead at Applause. In this role, Adonis helps Applause’s clients to take a customer-centric approach to quality as part of their quality engineering evolution. He is an expert in test data management and compliance, as well as automation tools including Selenium, Cypress, Playwright, Tosca, UFT and Leapwork. Before joining Applause, Adonis was Associate Director and Lead Solutions Architect at Cognizant and held diverse quality engineering roles across the finance and telecommunications sectors, working for brands including Lloyds Banking Group, de Volksbank, DLL, Tele2 and Rabobank.
Adonis is an accomplished writer and public speaker. He is the author of “Quality Engineering: The Missing Key to Digital CX” (2022), “Continuous Quality: The Secret of the Pharaohs” (2021), which won the EuroSTAR Software Testing Award, and “As the World Turns: A Predictive Test Approach with Machine Learning” (2019). He has delivered speeches and keynotes at events including TestNet, Testdag, Testcon, EuroSTAR, Romania Testing Conference and Belgium Testing Days. Adonis regularly writes for multiple tech publications and his articles have been featured in AI Journal, Digital IT News and AT Today.