CEO & Co-Founder
Guy Goldstein is the co-founder and CEO of NEXT Insurance. He is an experienced entrepreneur and executive, bringing nearly two decades of management, strategy and product development experience to his role as CEO. Prior to NEXT, Guy founded mobile payment company Check in 2007 (acquired by Intuit for $360M), where he grew the company from zero to 10 million members. With more than $881 million in funding, over 300k customers and a $650 million annual run rate, Guy has led NEXT to become the leading digital insurance company transforming small business insurance. He has a proven track record in corporate development, mergers and acquisitions and as a research and development leader. During his seven-year tenure at Mercury Interactive (later acquired by Hewlett-Packard), Guy helped establish the company-wide inorganic growth roadmap and strategic planning process, resulting in three acquisitions and nearly one billion in revenue. As senior director of Mercury Interactive’s R&D division, Guy managed an international team of engineers and QA that built products generating $350 million in sales. At Hewlett-Packard, Guy led inorganic growth expansion acquisitions to develop HP’s Business Intelligence strategy. Guy graduated cum laude from Tel-Aviv University with a bachelor’s degree in business and computer science.