Appian

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Appian is a company providing low-code enterprise application development and business process management software. It offers a platform that accelerates the creation of business applications, interfaces, and process models as well as enables users to design for multiple devices simultaneously, connect various data sources without migration. The company serves automotive, manufacturing, energy and utilities, financial services, banking, capital markets, insurance, healthcare, life sciences, pharmaceutical, public sector, retail, telecommunications, media, and transportation industries.
TypePublic
Founded1999
HQTysons, VA, US
Websiteappian.com
Employee Ratings4.4
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)1,798(+24%)
Job Openings361
Revenue (FY, 2021)$369.3 M(+22%)
Share Price (Aug 2022)$49.3(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Appian

Matt Calkins

Matt Calkins

Founder and CEO, Director
Bob Kramer

Bob Kramer

General Manager, Director
Mark Lynch

Mark Lynch

Chief Financial Officer
Chris Winters

Chris Winters

General Counsel
Marc Wilson

Marc Wilson

Founder and Chief Partner Officer
Michael Beckley

Michael Beckley

Founder and Chief Technology Officer
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Appian Office Locations

Appian has offices in Tysons, Boston, Denver, New York and in 17 other locations
Tysons, VA, US (HQ)
7950 Jones Branch Dr
Brisbane, AU
54 111 Eagle St
Melbourne, AU
161 Collins Street Levels 1 & 2
Sydney, AU
1/92 Pitt Street
Toronto, CA
5600 100 King St W
Boulogne-Billancourt, FR
126 Av. du Général Leclerc
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Appian Financials and Metrics

Appian Revenue

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Appian's revenue was reported to be $369.26 m in FY, 2021
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2022)

114.3m

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

83.4m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2022), %

72.9%

Net income (Q1, 2022)

(23.2m)

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

(23.9m)

Market capitalization (1-Aug-2022)

2.0b

Closing stock price (1-Aug-2022)

49.3

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

106.8m

EV

1.9b
Appian's current market capitalization is $2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

260.4m304.6m369.3m

Revenue growth, %

15%17%

Cost of goods sold

93.8m88.8m104.1m

Gross profit

166.5m215.8m265.2m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

78.9m66.8m77.3m88.9m83.0m92.4m114.3m

Cost of goods sold

24.1m21.2m21.6m23.5m25.8m26.5m30.9m

Gross profit

54.7m45.6m55.8m65.3m57.2m65.9m83.4m

Gross profit Margin, %

69%68%72%74%69%71%73%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

159.8m112.5m100.8m

Accounts Receivable

70.4m97.3m130.0m

Prepaid Expenses

33.0m28.0m26.8m

Current Assets

277.7m365.4m338.3m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Cash

149.2m256.1m251.1m114.8m131.3m127.1m106.8m

Accounts Receivable

65.2m71.9m89.2m87.4m82.3m110.2m121.6m

Prepaid Expenses

26.5m26.3m25.9m28.5m28.1m26.2m30.4m

Current Assets

255.5m369.4m382.5m367.4m373.1m346.6m338.7m
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

(50.7m)(33.5m)(88.6m)

Depreciation and Amortization

4.7m5.9m5.7m

Accounts Payable

(4.0m)(4.2m)11.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

(8.9m)(7.6m)(53.9m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

(11.7m)(23.5m)(27.1m)(13.6m)(37.4m)(62.8m)(23.2m)

Depreciation and Amortization

1.5m3.0m4.5m1.3m2.6m4.1m1.8m

Accounts Payable

(1.8m)(1.7m)(24.6m)1.2m3.0m10.8m2.3m

Cash From Operating Activities

3.9m(7.0m)(13.5m)(2.8m)(9.4m)(34.5m)(20.6m)
USDFY, 2019

EV/EBIT

-48.7 x

EV/CFO

-275.4 x

Revenue/Employee

204.2k

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.8 x

P/E Ratio

(49.6)
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Appian Operating Metrics

Appian's Backlog was reported to be $285.5m in FY, 2021. Appian's Customers was reported to be 816 in FY, 2021.
FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021FY, 2021Q1, 2022

Countries

121213

Customers

533693816

Backlog

$176 m$206.2 m$285.5 m

Retention Rate

115%115%113%115%119%118%121%117%116%117%

Appian Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Lana LabsAugust 05, 2021$30.7 m
Novayre SolutionsJanuary 07, 2020$6.9 m
Appian Canada Corporation
Appian Europe Ltd.
Appian France SARL
Appian Japan G.K.
Appian Netherlands BV
Appian Singapore Pte. Ltd.
Appian Software Australia Pty Ltd
Appian Software Germany GmbH
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Appian Revenue Breakdown

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Appian revenue breakdown by business segment: 71.4% from Subscriptions, Software and Support and 28.6% from Professional Services

Appian revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 66.0% from Domestic and 34.0% from International

Appian Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Appian Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Appian Online and Social Media Presence

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Appian Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    87/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    87/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    90/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    86/100

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Appian News and Updates

Appian To Announce Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results on August 4

MCLEAN, Va., July 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Appian (NASDAQ: APPN) today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2022 following the close of market on Thursday, August 4, 2022. The company will host a conference call and live webcast to review its f…

The Municipality of Milan Uses Appian to Automate and Digitize Citizen Services

The Appian Low-Code Platform accelerates digital transformation initiatives in Italy MILAN, July 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Appian (NASDAQ: APPN) announces that the Municipality of Milan has deployed the Appian Low-Code Platform to automate and digitize key processes as part of a broader...

Appian nombra a Peter Nicholson director de Australia y Asia

Lo más destacado El nombramiento de Peter Nicholson, especialista en minería y capital privado, refuerza los planes de crecimiento de Appian en Australia y Asia Peter será asesor principal de la empresa y dirigirá las operaciones de Appian en una región de importancia estratégica para el...

Appian appoints Peter Nicholson as Head of Australia and Asia

Highlights Appointment of mining and private equity specialist Peter Nicholson strengthens Appian's growth plans in Australia and Asia Peter will be a Senior Advisor to the Company, heading Appian's operations in a region of strategic importance to the business Formerly a longstanding...

Business Process Management as a Service (BPMaaS) Market Size to Grow by USD 19.56 billion | Accenture Plc and Appian Corp. among Key Vendors | Technavio

NEW YORK, July 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Business process management as a service (BPMaaS) refers to software solutions that enable enterprises to implement BPM in order to increase the efficiency of business workflows. The Business Process Management as a Service (BPMaaS) Market size is...

Neues Appian Education Partner Programm

Bildungs-, Schulungs- und Zertifizierungsnetzwerk hilft, die weltweite Nachfrage nach Appian-Entwicklerressourcen zu decken FRANKFURT A.M., 30. Juni 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Appian (NASDAQ: APPN) ruft das Appian Education Partner Programm ins Leben. Ziel des weltweiten Netzwerks an...
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Appian Blogs

Combat the Risks of an Aging Banking System

Recent headlines have highlighted some of the severe risks of older core banking systems, namely aging user interfaces and a lack of governance.  The accounting foundation of an older core remains solid, but the ability to provide good governance, enforce business rules and present a user-friendly i…

Appian 21.1: Spotlight on Low-code, RPA, and IDP Features

Appian 21.1 incorporates many highly-requested features that improve usability and productivity including updated low-code RPA and intelligent document processing (IDP) features. Enhanced Low-Code RPA Appian 21.1 makes it even faster to build powerful bots with low-code RPA. New and updated features…

Appian 21.1: New features make building apps and workflows easier and faster than ever

Appian is the leader in enterprise low-code automation. We didn’t get there by being complacent, but rather from continuous, industry-leading innovations.  With each release, we reinforce our commitment to helping you build apps and workflows rapidly on our low-code automation platform to help you m…

Appian 21.1: Spotlight on Low-code RPA and IDP Features

Appian 21.1 incorporates many highly-requested features that improve usability and productivity including updated low-code RPA and intelligent document processing (IDP) features. Enhanced Low-Code RPA Appian 21.1 makes it even faster to build powerful bots with low-code RPA. New and updated features…

5 Principles of Enterprise Low-Code Application Development

In 2020, low-code application development went mainstream. Organizations everywhere prioritized the ability to rapidly adapt, making the Low-Code Application Platform (LCAP) an essential part of the enterprise technology stack.  Low-code may be everywhere—but many IT and development teams are failin…

AI Expert Joanna Bryson Dishes on Due Diligence and Rooting Out AI Bias, Part 2

How was that credit application declined? Why was that person denied parole? How were disability benefits cut for those constituents? And why do computers learning from humans automatically see certain occupational words as masculine and others as feminine? It’s hard to explain how the most advanced…
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Appian Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Appian founded?

    Appian was founded in 1999.

  • Who are Appian key executives?

    Appian's key executives are Matt Calkins, Bob Kramer and Mark Lynch.

  • How many employees does Appian have?

    Appian has 1,798 employees.

  • What is Appian revenue?

    Latest Appian annual revenue is $369.3 m.

  • What is Appian revenue per employee?

    Latest Appian revenue per employee is $205.4 k.

  • Who are Appian competitors?

    Competitors of Appian include Datamatics Global Services, Camunda and QuickBase.

  • Where is Appian headquarters?

    Appian headquarters is located at 7950 Jones Branch Dr, Tysons.

  • Where are Appian offices?

    Appian has offices in Tysons, Boston, Denver, New York and in 17 other locations.

  • How many offices does Appian have?

    Appian has 21 offices.