Michael Lauren has the pleasure as serving as President of NXT Level Technologies. He has
spent over 30 years in the Technology industry including the last 12 years within the
Guidewire applications market. Michael has been leading sales, outsourcing, solutions
and project management teams.
Michael has lead initiatives and orchestrated Mergers and Acquisitions within the IT
industry raising over 50 million in capital throughout the years. He has a strong
ability to develop deep relationships with CEO’s, CIO’s CTO’s and all Sr. IT management.
Vijay Babers serves as Vice President of NXT Level Technologie. He has a masters degree
in computer science from New South Wales University, Sydney, Australia. Through his
vision, he built a great practice over the past 24 years based on Guidewire, ECM,
Middleware and Cloud solutions. He has a passion for what they do while demanding
customer service and success always comes first.
Vijay is an effective IT strategic leader and change agent, who thrives on identifying
and orchestrating innovative solutions to complex business challenges. He has
results-oriented, indefatigable technology management skills focusing for rapid delivery
of significant and measurable business value in the Property and Casualty Insurance
Dan is our Chief Customer Officer. Dan became involved in the P&C industry after
graduating from Xavier University in Cincinnati Ohio in 1990. He joined NXT Level to
help lay out our customer acquisition strategy, champion our practices during the sales
cycle, mentor staff and ensure customer success. Dan has over 30 years in the P&C
industry and 14 years successfully implementing Guidewire products including initial
implementations, upgrades, data migration and maintenance and support. Prior to joining
NXT Level, Dan was AVP ITServices for Great American Insurance where he was responsible
for Guidewire Implementation, ETL Services, Testing and Business Analysis Center of
Excellence and Legacy Migration. During his 26 years at Great American he also obtained
his Project Management Certification (PMP) and Associate in Insurance Designation (AINS)
Rishab is our Director Vendor Management who has over 11 years of experience in the IT
industry and out of that 9 yrs with Guidewire Products. Rishab comes with a very solid
Sales / Management background and delivery experience. He develops great relations with
teams and vendors.
Neeta joined NXT Level as Sr. Architect-/Engagement Director in 2019. She has over 30
years of experience in software delivery, with 24 years in Finance and P&C industry.
Neeta is adept at Enterprise Application Integration and related practices, concepts, and
has extensive experience in large-scale customized application development,
management in J2EE and, Guidewire application integration. She is a strong Guidewire
Architect to bridge the gap between business and development teams.
Neeta holds Master of Engineering in Computer Science and Bachelor of Engineering in
Andrew is our Infrastructure and Engagement Director. He attended Penn State University
and graduated from the U.S. Army Aviation Center as an officer and aviator. Andrew has
over two decades of experience in the Health Insurance and Property and Casualty
industries. After 8 years of service to the country, Andrew joined corporate America
managing projects and leading development teams in health insurance for 12 years. In
2011 he joined the P&C community, overseeing Enterprise Integration and Guidewire
implementations for multiple corporations. Throughout his professional career, Andrew
has served as a corporate executive and in Program Management / Consultant Advisory
roles. Andrew has successfully led multi- platform Guidewire implementations, while
overseeing infrastructure and integration changes to support enterprise and client
Bob has been a leader in the IT industry for more than 25 years. He started his career as
a software engineer working with various technologies eventually moving to IT leadership
roles including Project manager, Director and Vice President specializing in software
development. For the last 5 years he has been a leader in the Insurance IT space working
with Guidewire and other proprietary policy, billing and claims systems.
Christy is our Client Services Manager.Christy has over 26 years in the P&C industry.She
started her career as claims processor and has held roles of processor, lead processor,
processing supervisor, management information specialist and data analyst.Christy has
experience in vendor management oversite and reconciliation and has provided extensive
management support utilizing Cognos and the ClaimCenter application including
requirements gathering and quality assurance testing.Christy has grown her knowledge of
P&C Insurance by gaining her certifications Associate in Insurance Designation (AINS),
Associate in Claims (AIC), Associate in Claims Management (AIC-M) and Associate in
Insurance Services (AIS).
DAWN M GEE
Dawn has worked in the P&C Industry in excess of 30 years. After graduating from Michigan
State University, Dawn held a variety of management roles with several carriers on both
the business and IT side--from leading Commercial Auto and Workers’ Compensation pool
business to training end-users on new systems. She managed claims systems testing and
support analysts and then led Claims Business Analysts. Dawn has worked with
PolicyCenter more than 10 years, as a member of a System Integrator team to working on
the Carrier side. From inception to implementation to upgrade and production enhancement
support she has been a senior or lead business analyst. Dawn prides herself on
establishing excellent working relationships with her peers and clients. She remains in
contact with individuals from every implementation in which she has been involved.
Doug is our Lead Solutions Architect. In 1994 he graduated from University of Cincinnati
with a degree in Computer Science. After graduation, Doug's thirst for knowledge led him
to thrive at companies, where he was able to improve his skills in software development,
development infrastructures and systems integrations. He has nearly 30 years in the tech
industry at various large and small companies, with 13 years in the P&C community. Doug
has been successful in implementing multi-platform Guidewire products, from upgrades,
implementations, development infrastructure, maintenance, and support.
Shravan is our Human Resources Manager over 12+ years of experience in the industry.
Effectively liaised between senior management and employees to maintain and improve
company-employee relations. Shravan researched, recruited, staffed, on-boarded, and
trained new company hires according to the needs of department managers. Ensured
compliance of company directives, regulatory concerns, and health and safety protocols.
Shravan administered payroll, company benefits packages, determining suitable
remuneration, corporate events, vendor management oversite and team building meetings.
David is our Vice President – Head of Cloud Implementations for NXT Level
Technologies.David is a graduate of New England Institute of Technology and has spent
the majority of his career as an IT leader in the P&C Insurance space. He has worked at
several large insurance carriers including Hanover, MetLife and Farmers, and has held
various IT roles including Chief Architect, IT VP for Personal Lines and Head of
Strategy and Guidewire Delivery.
David has been leading Guidewire initiatives since 2005, and has implemented most of the
components of the Guidewire suite. He was also the leader of the first Guidewire cloud
implementation while at MetLife, delivering a strategic replacement for an aging legacy