Herbert (Herb) E. Gibson, Jr.
Founder, Chief Executive Officer
Herb Gibson is founder and CEO, GAPro, the Verification-as-a-Service platform of the future for insurance. Herb has overall responsibility for strategic direction and operations. His unique mix of significant entrepreneurial technology and insurance experience positions GAPro towards significant growth and the future of customer engagement. His experience includes founder of ITG Advisors (an insurance agency), President/CEO for Aversien Science (risk management technology company) and Vice-President of Meadowbrook Insurance Group.
Naga (Gautham) Peddibhotla
Cofounder, Chief Strategy Officer/Chief Development Officer
Naga Peddibhotla is a treasury alum of General Motors Treasurer’s Office where his assignments included global FX/commodity risk and global liquidity. Previous experiences include working as the finance lead for CUNA Mutual Group’s operational transformation project & customer operations budget as well as managing all finance activities including the health and P&C insurance portfolio for a mobile medical diagnostic company. International experiences include investment banking, index fund software implementation and other capital market projects. As Cofounder, CSO/CDO for GAPro, Gautham is responsible for all strategy and development.
Currently a native of Ferndale, MI after immigrating from India, Naga has a MA from Newcastle University, England and a MBA from the Maharishi University of Management, Iowa. He is an avid golfer, traveler and foodie, being married to a gourmet chef.
Chester (Chet) Gladkowski
Cofounder, Chief Marketing Officer/Chief Information Officer
Chet has been recognized as a leading insurance/IT executive, providing both strategic and practical insights across all P&C lines of business. He has worked in the P&C insurance information industry 40+ years for carriers, broker/MGA/agency, vendors and industry associations. Chet’s roles have included CIO for Interstate Insurance, Senior Director – Research & Development for ACORD and Vice President of software sales. As Cofounder, CMO/CIO for GAPro, Chet is responsible for all marketing, messaging, sales, software development and deployment.