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Workday is a company providing enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. It delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. As part of its applications, Workday provides embedded analytics that captures the content and context of everyday business events, facilitating informed decision-making from wherever users work.
TypePublic
Founded2005
HQPleasanton, CA, US
Websiteworkday.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureA

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)12,500(+2%)
Job Openings1,395
Revenue (FY, 2021)$4.3 B(+20%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$234.4
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Workday

Aneel Bhusri

Aneel Bhusri

Co-Founder, Co-CEO, and Chairman
Chano Fernandez

Chano Fernandez

Co-CEO
Dave Duffield

Dave Duffield

Co-Founder and Chairman Emeritus
Robynne Sisco

Robynne Sisco

President and Chief Financial Officer
Ashley Goldsmith

Ashley Goldsmith

Chief People Officer
Sheri Rhodes

Sheri Rhodes

Chief Information Officer
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Workday Office Locations

Workday has offices in Pleasanton, Atlanta, Austin, Beaverton and in 53 other locations
Pleasanton, CA, US (HQ)
6110 Stoneridge Mall Rd
Atlanta, GA, US
3350 Peachtree Rd NE #1000Atlanta
Austin, TX, US
3815 S Capital of Texas Hwy #140
Beaverton, OR, US
4145 SW Watson Ave #500
Berwyn, PA, US
1180 Swedesford Rd #210
Boston, MA, US
33 Arch St #2200
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Workday Financials and Metrics

Workday Revenue

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Workday's revenue was reported to be $4.32 b in FY, 2021 which is a 19% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2022)

1.2b

Net income (Q1, 2022)

(46.5m)

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

(38.3m)

Market capitalization (30-Jul-2021)

57.9b

Closing stock price (30-Jul-2021)

234.4

Cash (30-Apr-2021)

959.4m

EV

58.8b
Workday's current market capitalization is $57.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

2.8b3.6b4.3b

Revenue growth, %

32%29%19%

Cost of goods sold

835.0m1.1b1.2b

Gross profit

2.0b2.6b3.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

618.6m671.7m743.2m825.1m887.8m938.1m1.0b931.7m1.1b1.2b

Cost of goods sold

178.0m200.2m223.0m243.2m266.3m270.9m305.6m284.3m295.2m

Gross profit

440.7m471.5m520.2m581.8m621.4m667.2m712.8m647.4m810.8m

Gross profit Margin, %

71%70%70%71%70%71%70%69%73%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

638.6m731.1m1.4b

Accounts Receivable

704.7m877.6m1.0b

Prepaid Expenses

136.7m172.0m111.2m

Current Assets

2.7b3.1b4.8b
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

(418.3m)(480.7m)(282.4m)

Depreciation and Amortization

198.1m276.3m293.7m

Accounts Payable

5.9m20.3m(3.5m)

Cash From Operating Activities

606.7m864.6m1.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

(74.4m)(86.2m)(313.9m)(116.3m)(237.0m)(352.7m)(158.4m)(186.4m)(210.7m)(46.5m)

Depreciation and Amortization

38.7m42.2m138.5m61.2m128.9m201.2m71.5m144.7m218.6m63.0m

Accounts Payable

8.0m6.0m1.8m1.5m2.6m4.5m(22.4m)(13.1m)(9.3m)(170.0k)

Cash From Operating Activities

184.2m57.6m356.1m209.2m309.5m567.5m263.7m420.9m714.7m452.4m
USDQ1, 2019

Revenue/Employee

71.9k

Debt/Equity

0.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3 x
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Workday Operating Metrics

Workday's Backlog was reported to be $10.1b in FY, 2021. Workday's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 2.1 k in FY, 2018.
FY, 2014FY, 2015Mar, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Backlog

$636.1 m$965 m$1.6 b$2.5 b$5.2 b$6.7 b$8.29 b$10.09 b

Enterprise Customers

7001.2 k1.53 k2.1 k
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Workday Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
PeakonJanuary 28, 2021$700 m
Scout RFPNovember 05, 2019$540 m
Trusted KeyJuly 19, 2019
StoriesJuly 17, 2018
Workday Adaptive PlanningJune 11, 2018$1.55 b
RallyteamJune 08, 2018
Tri-Valley Resellers, LLCJanuary 16, 2018
Pattern TechnologiesJuly 24, 2017
PlatforaJuly 21, 2016
ZaptionJune 30, 2016
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Workday Revenue Breakdown

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Workday revenue breakdown by business segment: 12.3% from Professional Services and 87.7% from Subscription Services

Workday revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 24.8% from Other Countries and 75.2% from United States

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Workday Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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Workday Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Workday Online and Social Media Presence

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Workday Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    76/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    88/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    74/100

  • Diversity

    A-

    76/100

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Workday News and Updates

Workday Falls After Amazon Ends Deal for HR Software

Workday Inc. shares fell the most in eight months on news that Amazon.com Inc. stopped using its human resources software.

Clari Secures Workday as Strategic Investor and Partner

Clari, the Revenue Operations leader, announced today it has received a strategic investment from Workday Ventures as an extension to its Series E investment round, and it will join the Workday Software Partner Program. Workday joins other Series E investors, including Silver Lake Partners, Northgat…

RSM Selects Workday To Help Accelerate Digital Transformation

Workday, Inc., a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, has been selected by RSM US LLP (RSM) to help scale its rapidly growing business and better serve customers with Workday Financial Management, Workday Human Capital Management (HCM), and Workday Professional Se…

Workday announces a record number of deployments, of Workday Payroll, for Australian customers

Workday Inc. (NASDAQ: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for financeand human resources, has announced it completed a record number of customer deployments in its fiscal year 2021 with more than 1800 customer deployments completed globally, including a 40% year-over-year increase in Wo…

Workday Announces Plans to Deliver Workday Payroll for Australia and Workday Payroll for Germany

Workday Inc., a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, today announced plans to deliver Workday Payroll for Australia and Workday Payroll for Germany.

ERPA Named Workday Application Management Services Partner

ERPA, an enterprise application managed services provider, announced that it has been named a Workday Application Management Services (AMS) Partner. Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources.
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Workday Blogs

Can your employees wear “Trump” masks? What about “BLM” masks? #HRFamous

On episode 51 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Tim Sackett, Kris Dunn, and Jessica Lee come together to discuss what will be appropriate to wear to the office in the future, Whole Foods’ company culture, and the new jobs … Continue reading →

Why Does Spam Recruiting Work?

I just got done deleting the 17th phishing email from my personal email inbox today. Comcast, Amazon, Princes from far-off lands, I’ve never been more popular and, apparently, soon to be rich! I was asking our Cyber Security company why … Continue reading →

Why We Celebrate Resilience: In Honor of Black History Month

February in the U.S. is Black History Month, a celebration that pays tribute to the contributions, achievements, and impact of Black heritage and culture. Members of Workday’s Black @ Workday Employee Belonging Council share how they’re honoring the annual commemoration.

The Weekly Dose: @Pandologic – The Job Advertising Platform

Today on the Weekly Dose I review the programmatic job advertising platform, Pandologic. Programmatic job advertising has been around now for a decade, but still, it hasn’t caught on as it has with our Marketing peers who have been using … Continue reading →

How First Advantage Is Creating an Anti-Bias Culture

With a greater spotlight on social injustice over the last year, organizations are re-examining how they can build greater diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Michael Pilnick, executive vice president of global human resources at First Advantage, discusses how the company is evolving its cultu…

The Single Most Desired Trait Employers Want: Being an Adult!

Don’t buy into the hype! “Oh, just do what you love!” That’s not being an adult, that’s being a moron! Just do what makes you happy! No, that’s what a child does. “Tim, we just want to hire some ‘adults’!” … Continue reading →
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Workday Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Workday founded?

    Workday was founded in 2005.

  • Who are Workday key executives?

    Workday's key executives are Aneel Bhusri, Chano Fernandez and Dave Duffield.

  • How many employees does Workday have?

    Workday has 12,500 employees.

  • What is Workday revenue?

    Latest Workday annual revenue is $4.3 b.

  • What is Workday revenue per employee?

    Latest Workday revenue per employee is $345.4 k.

  • Who are Workday competitors?

    Competitors of Workday include The Access Group, Alight and UKG.

  • Where is Workday headquarters?

    Workday headquarters is located at 6110 Stoneridge Mall Rd, Pleasanton.

  • Where are Workday offices?

    Workday has offices in Pleasanton, Atlanta, Austin, Beaverton and in 53 other locations.

  • How many offices does Workday have?

    Workday has 58 offices.