Eggplant Grows Leadership Team with Appointment of Candice Arnold, CMO, and Toby Marsden, VP Sales

  • New additions to the Eggplant C-suite from QuantiQ and CA Technologies

  • Eggplant’s growth correlates with new capabilities and leadership status in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant

London, UK, 20 February 2019: Eggplant, the customer experience optimization specialist, today announced two additions to its leadership team. Candice Arnold, previously CMO at QuantiQ, joins Eggplant as CMO, and Toby Marsden, previously Sales Director at CA Technologies, joins as VP Sales.

Candice Arnold, joining Eggplant from QuantiQ, was named as one of the Top 50 most influential Women in the UK Channel, and was shortlisted as CRN's marketeer of the year in 2018. With prior experience at IBM, Sun Microsystems and Oracle, Candice brings an extensive track record of marketing expertise.

Toby Marsden joins Eggplant with over 20 years’ sales experience in DevOps, quality management and testing, and application performance management.  After working as EMEA Director Sales and Business Development DevOps and Application Delivery Management at HP and then Micro Focus, Toby joined CA Technologies as Senior Director, DevOps. Moving to Eggplant was a natural progression which encompassed Toby’s experience in the IT industry.

I’m thrilled to have both Candice and Toby join our leadership team and support Eggplant’s growth. Eggplant has an amazing message to deliver – around continuous quality: ensuring businesses achieve an amazing customer experience and exceed their desired business outcomes. Candice and Toby are brilliantly equipped to help us amplify this story and empower existing and new customers with these capabilities. With new Eggplant capabilities released, a fantastic customer base, and the announcement of Eggplant as a leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Software Test Automation, it’s an exciting time for both Candice and Toby to join the team.
— Dr. John Bates, CEO, Eggplant
With digital experiences at the heart of customer journeys, it’s never been more important to transform business outcomes for users. I look forward to driving Eggplant’s continued success globally and building its brand into the next stage of growth.
— Candice Arnold, CMO, Eggplant.
I’m excited to be joining the Eggplant team at the time of its continued growth and innovation in the market. Helping organizations adopt new ways of working and technologies without compromising user experience and business value has always been my goal. I look forward to being part of Eggplant’s exciting journey to improve digital experiences for users around the world.
— Toby Marsden, VP Sales ROW, Eggplant.

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About Eggplant

Eggplant, the fastest growing test automation provider and a portfolio company of The Carlyle Group, provides user-centric, intelligent testing and performance solutions designed to optimize the digital experience, delight customers, and drive business success. Only Eggplant enables organizations to test, monitor, analyze, and report on the quality and responsiveness of software applications across different interfaces, platforms, browsers, and devices, including mobile, IoT, desktop, and mainframe. Learn more at eggplant.io.

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