Dave Girouard

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer


Dave is Upstart’s co-founder and chief executive officer. Dave was formerly president of Google Enterprise and built Google’s billion-dollar cloud apps business worldwide, including product development, sales, marketing, and customer support. He started in Silicon Valley as a product manager at Apple and was an associate in Booz Allen’s information technology practice. Dave’s career began in software development with the Boston office of Accenture. He graduated from Dartmouth College with an AB in engineering sciences and a BE in computer engineering. Dave also holds an MBA from the University of Michigan with High Distinction.