Kenneth W. Branson co-founded Guidewire and has served as the company’s Director of Product Strategy and on its board of directors since 2010. Prior to that, from 2008 until 2010, Branson served as Guidewire’s Functional Architect, from 2003 to 2008, as its Vice President of Product Development and, from 2001 to 2003, as Director of Product Management. Prior to Guidewire, Branson worked in technology development and strategy roles with Ariba, Booz Allen & Hamilton, Cisco Systems, Microsoft, and TradingDynamics. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.