Salesforce is an enterprise cloud-computing company and CRM provider offering business software solutions on a subscription basis. Our social and mobile cloud technologies—including our flagship sales and CRM applications—help companies connect with customers, partners, and employees in entirely new ways.
Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
25,000 (est)+32%
Salesforce was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People at Salesforce

Marc Benioff

Marc Benioff

Chairman & CEO
Shinichi Koide

Shinichi Koide

Chairman and CEO, Salesforce Japan
Parker Harris

Parker Harris

George Hu

George Hu

Chief Operating Officer
Mark Hawkins

Mark Hawkins

Anthony Fernicola

Anthony Fernicola

President, Global Enterprise Sales
David Havlek

David Havlek

Senior Vice President, Finance
Maria Martinez

Maria Martinez

President, Sales and Customer Success
Keith Block

Keith Block

Vice Chairman and President
Joe Allanson

Joe Allanson

SVP, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller
Jim Cavalieri

Jim Cavalieri

Alex Dayon

Alex Dayon

President, Products

Salesforce Office Locations

Salesforce has office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US

Salesforce Metrics

Salesforce Summary

Market capitalization

$58.4 b

Closing share price

Salesforce's current market capitalization is $58.4 b.

Salesforce Financials

Salesforce's revenue is $4.1 b in FY, 2014 which is a 24.2% decrease from the previous period.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


$4.1 b$5.4 b$6.7 b$8.4 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

$968.4 m$1.3 b$1.7 b

Gross profit

$3.1 b$4.1 b$5 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

$2.2 b$2.8 b$3.2 b

R&D expense

$623.8 m$792.9 m$946.3 m

General and administrative expense

$596.7 m$679.9 m$748.2 m

Operating expense total

$4.4 b$5.5 b$6.6 b


($286.1 m)($145.6 m)$114.9 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

$77.2 m$73.2 m$72.5 m

Interest income

$10.2 m$10 m$15.3 m

Income tax expense

($125.8 m)$49.6 m$111.7 m

Pre tax profit

($357.9 m)($213.1 m)$64.3 m

Net Income

($232.2 m)($262.7 m)($47.4 m)$179.6 m

Salesforce Operating Metrics

Y, 2015


150 k

Average Daily Transactions

2.3 b

Salesforce Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
KruxNovember 01, 2016$700 m
BeyondCoreAugust 15, 2016$110 m
QuipAugust 01, 2016$750 m
DemandwareJune 01, 2016$2.9 b
MetaMindApril 04, 2016$32.8 m
SteelBrickDecember 23, 2015$360 m
Relate iqJuly 11, 2014$390 m
ExactTargetJune 04, 2013$2.5 b
Salesforce Buddy MediaJune 04, 2012$689 m
Salesforce Radian6March 30, 2011$326 m
HerokuDecember 08, 2010$250 m
JigsawApril 21, 2010$142 m

Salesforce Market Value History

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