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Guidewire Software Announces CFO Transition

Guidewire Software Announces CFO Transition

SAN MATEO Calif., January 10, 2020

Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE) today announced that Chief Financial Officer, Curtis Smith is resigning for personal reasons. Mr. Smith is transitioning into a consulting role with the company effective in March 2020, following the release of the company’s second quarter financial results and the filing of Guidewire’s quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ending January 31, 2020. The company will initiate a search to identify a successor.

“I want to thank Curtis for his excellent service to Guidewire during our time together and his commitment to continuing to support the company during this CFO transition,” said Mike Rosenbaum, Chief Executive Officer, Guidewire Software. "Curtis’ leadership has been invaluable to Guidewire and I am grateful for his contributions to the company,” said Marcus Ryu, former CEO and current Chairman of the Board.

“It has been an honor to work with the dedicated colleagues at Guidewire, and in particular the strong finance team. The company is on a solid financial footing and very well positioned to continue to take advantage of the cloud opportunity as we lead the transformation of the P&C insurance industry over the long-term,” Smith said.

About Guidewire Software

Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently. ​We combine digital, core, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 400 insurers, from new ventures to the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.

As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record, with 1,000+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our marketplace provides hundreds of applications that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.

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