Eileen Maier

As Chief Transformation Officer, Eileen Maier has global responsibility for enterprise-wide change initiatives. Eileen’s team ensures that Guidewire’s change initiatives align with overall business strategy and encourages a systematic and streamlined approach to communication, collaboration, planning, and execution.

I have spent the bulk of my software career as a member of the sales camp. My comfort zone is nurturing big ideas and helping to motivate clients to embrace change. It is thrilling to earn the right to engage with clients through the decision-making process, help clients gain confidence that transformation is possible, and support the first steps in vision execution. Pretty lofty, I know.... Read More >
A colleague of mine recently sent me a fascinating article entitled, “Transient Advantage,” authored by Rita Gunther and published in June’s Harvard Business Review. If you are a business professional, if defining strategy is part of your job, or if you’ve ever uttered the phrase “competitive advantage,” then I advise you to STOP and go read this article NOW. To make it easy for you, here’s a link: ... Read More >
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