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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, US
Websiteworkday.com
Employee Ratings4
Culture scoreA

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jan 2020)12,200(+4%)
Job Openings571
Revenue (FY, 2020)$3.6 B(+29%)
Share Price (May 2020)$183.4

Key People/Management at Workday

Aneel Bhusri

Aneel Bhusri

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Dave Duffield

Dave Duffield

Co-Founder and Chairman
Robynne Sisco

Robynne Sisco

Co-President and Chief Financial Officer
Chano Fernandez

Chano Fernandez

Co-President
Tom Bogan

Tom Bogan

CEO, Adaptive Insights, a Workday Company
Sheri Rhodes

Sheri Rhodes

Chief Information Officer
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Workday Office Locations

Workday has offices in Pleasanton, Atlanta, Austin, Beaverton and in 49 other locations
Pleasanton, US (HQ)
6110 Stoneridge Mall Rd
Atlanta, US
3350 Peachtree Rd NE #1000Atlanta
Austin, US
3815 S Capital of Texas Hwy #140
Beaverton, US
4145 SW Watson Ave #200
Berwyn, US
1180 Swedesford Rd #210
Boston, 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 $3.63 b in FY, 2020 which is a 28.5% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2021)

1.0b

Net income (Q1, 2021)

(158.4m)

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

(144.5m)

Market capitalization (29-May-2020)

42.8b

Closing stock price (29-May-2020)

183.4

Cash (30-Apr-2020)

1.2b

EV

43.7b
Workday's current market capitalization is $42.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.2b1.6b2.1b2.8b3.6b

Revenue growth, %

48%35%37%32%29%

Cost of goods sold

374.3m483.5m629.4m835.0m1.1b

Gross profit

788.0m1.1b1.5b2.0b2.6b
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

300.1m539.9m1.1b638.6m731.1m

Accounts Receivable

293.4m409.8m528.2m704.7m877.6m

Prepaid Expenses

77.6m66.6m97.9m136.7m172.0m

Current Assets

2.4b2.5b4.0b2.7b3.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(289.9m)(408.3m)(321.2m)(418.3m)(480.7m)

Depreciation and Amortization

85.9m115.9m137.0m198.1m276.3m

Accounts Payable

6.8m6.3m(7.2m)5.9m20.3m

Cash From Operating Activities

258.6m348.7m465.7m606.7m864.6m
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

-302.3 x

EV/CFO

165.6 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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Workday Operating Metrics

Workday's Backlog was reported to be $2.5b in FY, 2017. Workday's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 2.1 k in FY, 2018.
FY, 2014FY, 2015Mar, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Backlog

$636.10 m$965 m$1.60 b$2.50 b

Enterprise Customers

700 1.20 k1.53 k2.10 k
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Workday Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Scout RFPNovember 05, 2019$540 m
Trusted KeyJuly 19, 2019
StoriesJuly 17, 2018
Adaptive InsightsJune 11, 2018$1.55 b
RallyteamJune 08, 2018
Tri-Valley Resellers, LLCJanuary 16, 2018
Pattern TechnologiesJuly 24, 2017
PlatforaJuly 21, 2016
ZaptionJune 30, 2016
MediaCoreSeptember 29, 2015
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Workday Revenue Breakdown

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Workday revenue breakdown by business segment: 14.6% from Professional Services and 85.4% from Subscription Services

Workday revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 24.4% from Other Countries and 75.6% from United States

Human Capital Metrics

Source: fortune.com
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Workday Online and Social Media Presence

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Workday Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    77/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    88/100

  • Compensation

    B

    73/100

  • Diversity

    A

    77/100

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Workday News and Updates

CRM giants Salesforce and Workday deliver strong earnings but lower outlooks

Customer relationship management software giants Salesforce.com Inc. and Workday Inc. pulled successful quarters out of the bag today, delivering first-quarter results that topped expectations. Nonetheless, the companies were forced to revise their outlook downward for the coming quarter, and the m…

Microsoft, Workday announce strategic partnership to accelerate planning for todays world

Workday on Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Azure Active Directory to create greater integrated customer experience.read more

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Boeing, Workday, Toll Brothers and more

Check out the companies making headlines after the bell.

Workday Revenue Jumps on Robust Demand for Cloud Applications

Workday Revenue Jumps on Robust Demand for Cloud Applications

Workday stock jumps on fiscal Q1 sales, Salesforce partnership

Shares of Workday Inc. rose nearly 6% in the extended session Wednesday after the cloud-software company reported sales above Wall Street expectations and announced a partnership with Salesforce.com Inc. . Workday said it lost $158 million, or 68 cents a share, in the quarter, compared with a loss …

Workday Announces Fiscal 2021 First Quarter Financial Results

First Quarter Total Revenues of $1.02 Billion, Up 23.4% Year Over YearSubscription Revenue of $882.0 Million, Up 25.8% Year Over YearSubscription Revenue Backlog of $8.19 Billion, Up 20.5% Year Over Year
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Workday Blogs

Workday for Microsoft Teams: Helping Our Customers Work More Efficiently

We’re excited to announce Workday for Microsoft Teams, which empowers people to get daily activities done faster and more efficiently by bringing Workday into a natural workspace used by many of our customers.

Is Love Greater Than Fear?

The most famous quote from Machiavelli’s book “The Prince” is: “Better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both.” Uh, oh, Tim is quoting Machiavelli, this blog has jumped the shark! I heard this quote recently in a … Continue reading →

Workday Extend Is Now Generally Available

Workday Extend (formerly called Workday Cloud Platform) fosters an even more connected, adaptable, and extensible Workday. Learn how our customers are already using it to adapt to rapid changes brought on by the pandemic.

Thriving In The Pandemic: Lessons From The World Happiness Study

One of the biggest topics I talk with HR leaders about is the massive culture shift taking place in business. CEOs are becoming Chief Empathy Officers; companies are asking employees to take sick days and vacation; it’s now ok to work at home and spend time with your children; and wellbeing and heal…

Responding to COVID-19: What You Need To Know

We have been very busy over the last few months, with more than 200 CHRO interviews, dozens of webcasts, and lots of surveys and study, we’ve tried to get ahead of the Coronavirus response. Well today we launched the beginning of our resources to help you: the “Responding to COVID-19” Learner Journe…

4 Tips for Hiring Candidates with Grit!

In our ever-constant struggle to find the secret sauce of finding the best talent, many organizations are looking to hire candidates who have grit. What the heck is grit? Candidates who have grit tend to have better resolve, tenacity, and … 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, Dave Duffield and Robynne Sisco.

  • How many employees does Workday have?

    Workday has 12,200 employees.

  • What is Workday revenue?

    Latest Workday annual revenue is $3.6 b.

  • What is Workday revenue per employee?

    Latest Workday revenue per employee is $297.3 k.

  • Who are Workday competitors?

    Competitors of Workday include iCIMS, SAP SuccessFactors and Intuit QuickBooks.

  • 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 49 other locations.

  • How many offices does Workday have?

    Workday has 56 offices.