Marcus S. Ryu
Marcus Ryu has served as Guidewire's Chairman since August 2019, leading the company's Board of Directors, contributing to the company’s strategy, and serving key customer and industry relationships. Since co-founding the company in 2001, Marcus served many roles for the company, including leading the product, marketing, sales, and services teams. Most recently, Marcus served as CEO from 2010 to 2019, leading the company through its IPO in 2012. During his tenure as CEO, Guidewire became the market-leading provider of mission-critical applications to P&C insurers. Before co-founding Guidewire, he was Vice President of Strategy at Ariba and an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company. Marcus currently serves on the Board of Directors of Cornerstone on Demand (NASDAQ: CSOD) and the private companies Checkr and Bloomreach. He has an A.B. from Princeton University and a B.Phil. from New College, Oxford University, where he was a Marshall Scholar.