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Salesforce is a cloud computing company that provides business software on a subscription basis. It develops enterprise cloud computing solutions with a focus on customer relationship management. The сompany offers Sales Cloud to store data, monitor leads and progress, forecast opportunities, and gain insights through analytics and relationship intelligence, as well as deliver quotes, contracts, and invoices.
TypePublic
Founded1999
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitesalesforce.com
Employee Ratings4.5
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2022)73,541(+30%)
Job Openings11,239
Revenue (FY, 2022)$26.5 B(+25%)
Share Price (May 2022)$164.1(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Salesforce

Marc Benioff

Marc Benioff

Chair & Co-CEO
Parker Harris

Parker Harris

Co-Founder, Board Member
Bret Taylor

Bret Taylor

Co-CEO
Alex Dayon

Alex Dayon

President & Chief Strategy Officer
Elizabeth Pinkham

Elizabeth Pinkham

Executive Vice President, Global Real Estate
Amy Weaver

Amy Weaver

President & Chief Financial Officer
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Salesforce Office Locations

Salesforce has offices in San Francisco, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Austin and in 62 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
415 Mission St 3rd Floor
Alpharetta, GA, US
8000 Avalon Boulevard
Atlanta, GA, US
950 East Paces Ferry Rd NE
Austin, TX, US
600 Congress Ave
Bellevue, WA, US
929 108th Ave NE #1800
Boston, MA, US
500 Boylston St
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Salesforce Financials and Metrics

Salesforce Revenue

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Salesforce's revenue was reported to be $26.49 b in FY, 2022 which is a 24.7% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2022)

26.5b

Revenue growth (FY, 2021 - FY, 2022), %

24.7%

Gross profit (FY, 2022)

19.5b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2022), %

73.5%

Net income (FY, 2022)

1.4b

EBIT (FY, 2022)

548.0m

Market capitalization (16-May-2022)

161.7b

Closing stock price (16-May-2022)

164.1

Cash (31-Jan-2022)

5.5b

EV

170.2b
Salesforce's current market capitalization is $161.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Revenue

17.1b21.3b26.5b

Revenue growth, %

29%24%25%

Cost of goods sold

4.2b5.4b7.0b

Gross profit

12.9b15.8b19.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Revenue

3.7b4.0b4.5b4.9b5.2b5.4b6.0b6340.0t6863.0t

Cost of goods sold

914.0m967.0m1.1b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.6b1613.0t1844.0t

Gross profit

2.8b3.0b3.4b3.6b3.8b4.0b4.4b4727.0t5019.0t

Gross profit Margin, %

76%76%75%74%75%74%74%75%73%
Annual
USDFY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Cash

4.1b6.2b5.5b

Accounts Receivable

6.2b7.8b9.7b

Prepaid Expenses

916.0m991.0m1.1b

Current Assets

16.0b21.9b22.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Cash

4.1b3.5b3.9b5.8b4.1b3.7b8.5b6.3b4.8b

Accounts Receivable

2.2b2.3b2.6b3.1b3.4b3.3b3.2b4.1b4.0b

Prepaid Expenses

717.0m743.0m1.1b954.0m1.2b1.1b1.1b1.3b1.3b

Current Assets

10.0b9.9b11.0b14.7b14.8b14.9b20.4b16.3b16.0b
Annual
USDFY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Net Income

126.0m4.1b1.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.1b2.8b3.3b

Accounts Payable

15.0m1.1b507.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

4.3b4.8b6.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Net Income

392.0m483.0m374.0m99.0m2.7b3.8b469.0m1.0b1.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

437.0m894.0m1.5b658.0m1.3b2.0b685.0m1.4b2.4b

Accounts Payable

15.0m41.0m63.0m147.0m(64.0m)(134.0m)(1.1b)(288.0m)(836.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

2.0b2.4b2.7b1.9b2.3b2.6b3.2b3.6b4.0b
USDQ1, 2020

EV/EBIT

620.1 x

EV/CFO

66.3 x

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2 x

P/E Ratio

337.4
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Salesforce Operating Metrics

Salesforce's Customers was reported to be 150 k in FY, 2018.
FY, 2017FY, 2018Jul, 2018

Customers

150 k150 k

Countries

25

Transactions Yearly

2 t

Daily Processed Orders

4 m
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Salesforce Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
PhennecsApril 04, 2022
AtonitFebruary 02, 2022
LevelJumpSeptember 24, 2021
Slack Technologies, IncJuly 21, 2021
Acumen SolutionsDecember 01, 2020
SlackDecember 01, 2020$27.7 b
MobifySeptember 06, 2020$60 m
The CMO ClubMarch 02, 2020
VlocityFebruary 25, 2020$1.33 b
EvergageFebruary 03, 2020
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Salesforce Revenue Breakdown

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Salesforce revenue breakdown by business segment: 6.9% from Professional Services and Other and 93.1% from Subscription and Support

Salesforce revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 67.9% from Americas, 9.4% from Asia Pacific and 22.7% from Europe

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Salesforce Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

96/100

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Salesforce Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Salesforce Online and Social Media Presence

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Salesforce Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    80/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    90/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    83/100

  • Diversity

    A-

    76/100

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Salesforce acquires Troops.ai to make useful Slack bots

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Salesforce.com tightens integrations with acquired products

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New Salesforce developer tools look to tighten integration with Slack

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Salesforce Blogs

79 Zettabytes of Data: Tableau CEO on Why Data Literacy Is Crucial

Got data?  Everyone does. In 2021, it’s estimated the world produced 79 zettabytes of information, otherwise known as data. That’s 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 bytes, 79 times. In every hour that passed in 2021, the world made more bytes of data than grains of sand on Earth.  The problem now isn’t …

Salesforce and Amazon Web Services Partner On Open-Source Technology to Help Nonprofits Accelerate Impact

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Today, Salesforce is doing something it hasn’t done since 2019 — bring interns back to the office. After two years of a fully virtual Futureforce Internship Program, we’re excited to welcome more than 1,200 interns across the globe — our biggest cohort to date — to build relationships, connect to ou…

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Salesforce Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Salesforce founded?

    Salesforce was founded in 1999.

  • Who are Salesforce key executives?

    Salesforce's key executives are Marc Benioff, Parker Harris and Bret Taylor.

  • How many employees does Salesforce have?

    Salesforce has 73,541 employees.

  • What is Salesforce revenue?

    Latest Salesforce annual revenue is $26.5 b.

  • What is Salesforce revenue per employee?

    Latest Salesforce revenue per employee is $360.2 k.

  • Who are Salesforce competitors?

    Competitors of Salesforce include Oracle, Elmec and Adobe.

  • Where is Salesforce headquarters?

    Salesforce headquarters is located at 415 Mission St 3rd Floor, San Francisco.

  • Where are Salesforce offices?

    Salesforce has offices in San Francisco, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Austin and in 62 other locations.

  • How many offices does Salesforce have?

    Salesforce has 67 offices.