Workday

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Workday is a company providing enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. It delivers financial, talent, payroll and workforce, human capital management, analytics and reporting applications, workday adaptive planning, platform and product extensions designed for various companies, educational institutions, and government agencies.
TypePublic
Founded2005
HQPleasanton, CA, US
Websiteworkday.com
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2022)15,200(+22%)
Job Openings3,444
Revenue (FY, 2022)$5.1 B(+20%)
Share Price (May 2022)$164.5(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Workday

Aneel Bhusri

Aneel Bhusri

Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Chairman
Chano Fernandez

Chano Fernandez

Co-Chief Executive Office and Director
Dave Duffield

Dave Duffield

Co-Founder and Director and Chairman Emeritus of the Board
Robynne Sisco

Robynne Sisco

Co-President
Ashley Goldsmith

Ashley Goldsmith

Chief People Officer
Sheri Rhodes

Sheri Rhodes

Chief Customer Officer
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Workday Office Locations

Workday has offices in Pleasanton, Atlanta, Austin, Beaverton and in 54 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 $5.14 b in FY, 2022
USD

Revenue (FY, 2022)

5.1b

Gross profit (FY, 2022)

3.7b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2022), %

72.2%

Net income (FY, 2022)

29.4m

EBIT (FY, 2022)

(116.4m)

Market capitalization (25-May-2022)

41.5b

Closing stock price (25-May-2022)

164.5

Cash (31-Jan-2022)

1.5b

EV

42.1b
Workday's current market capitalization is $41.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Revenue

3.6b4.3b5.1b

Revenue growth, %

29%19%

Cost of goods sold

1.1b1.2b1.4b

Gross profit

2.6b3.1b3.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Revenue

825.1m887.8m938.1m1.0b1.1b1.1b1.2b1.3b1.3b

Cost of goods sold

243.2m266.3m270.9m305.6m284.3m295.2m333.1m345.5m359.7m

Gross profit

581.8m621.4m667.2m712.8m777.7m810.8m842.0m914.8m967.5m

Gross profit Margin, %

71%70%71%70%73%73%73%73%
Annual
USDFY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Cash

731.1m1.4b1.5b

Accounts Receivable

877.6m1.0b1.2b

Prepaid Expenses

172.0m111.2m174.4m

Current Assets

3.1b4.8b5.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Cash

781.8m619.5m912.7m1.2b1.2b1.1b959.4m1.1b1.3b

Accounts Receivable

542.8m613.4m615.5m584.2m694.3m742.7m647.2m872.8m865.0m

Prepaid Expenses

148.1m163.5m145.5m166.6m161.0m157.7m140.3m150.3m137.9m

Current Assets

2.7b2.8b3.0b3.5b3.7b4.0b3.9b4.5b4.7b
Annual
USDFY, 2020FY, 2021FY, 2022

Net Income

(480.7m)(282.4m)29.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

276.3m293.7m343.7m

Accounts Payable

20.3m(3.5m)9.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

864.6m1.3b1.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Net Income

(116.3m)(237.0m)(352.7m)(158.4m)(186.4m)(210.7m)(46.5m)59.2m102.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

61.2m128.9m201.2m71.5m144.7m218.6m82.5m167.8m255.0m

Accounts Payable

1.5m2.6m4.5m(22.4m)(13.1m)(9.3m)(170.0k)7.9m(4.1m)

Cash From Operating Activities

209.2m309.5m567.5m263.7m420.9m714.7m452.4m650.9m1.0b
USDQ1, 2020

EV/EBIT

-381.7 x

EV/CFO

225.2 x

EV/FCF

327.9 x

Revenue/Employee

75.0k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x

P/E Ratio

(395.4)
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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

Workday Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
VNDLYNovember 18, 2021$510 m
ZimitSeptember 08, 2021
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
SkipFlagJanuary 16, 2018
Tri-Valley Resellers, LLCJanuary 16, 2018
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Workday Revenue Breakdown

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Workday revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.5% from Professional Services and 88.5% from Subscription Services

Workday revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 74.8% from United States and 25.2% from Other Countries

Workday Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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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+

    79/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    89/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    76/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    76/100

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Workday News and Updates

UpperEdge Guides Healthcare Providers on Navigating Oracle vs. Workday ERP Evaluations

Post-Pandemic, 60% are Undertaking New Multi-Year Transformation Projects Post-Pandemic, 60% are Undertaking New Multi-Year Transformation Projects

UBS downgrades HR software stock Workday, citing recession fears

UBS downgraded Workday to neutral from buy.

Cooleaf Announces New Integration with Workday Human Capital Management

Cooleaf's new Workday integration enables companies to keep their people data and their engagement initiatives in sync ATLANTA, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Cooleaf, the leading employee experience platform for people-first teams, today announced the release of its new integration with...

Evisort brings in new CMO from Workday

California-headquartered contract management provider Evisort has hired Michaela Dempsey as its new chief marketing officer. Dempsey joins Evisort from Workday, where she led marketing for the spend management portfolio of technology solutions. … Evisort brings in new CMO from Workday Read More » …

Active Cyber Kicks Off National Brewery Tour with Okta and Workday to Lead Strategic Conversations with CIOs, CFOs and Their Teams

"We've been paying attention to the growing pains of cloud adoption, and we've identified a gap between the CIO, the CFO, and their teams. Active Cyber feels that bringing these teams together and integrating their processes and systems will create the most successful outcomes for the...
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Workday Blogs

Take 5 With Sayan Chakraborty: The Art and Science of Innovation

Sayan Chakraborty, executive vice president of product and technology at Workday, is a voracious reader and enjoys both the creative and engineering aspects of woodworking. Read more on how Sayan’s personal interests influence his professional leadership.

Does Your Approach to Skills Management Strengthen Upskilling and Employee Retention?

Learn why skills management is different from a skills-based approach, and why both are necessary for an organization to effectively engage, upskill, and retain employees.

How to Make Financial Planning a Year-Round Process

Making financial planning a continuous, year-round process will improve your company’s agility and help it reach its strategic goals.

Accelerating Bold Climate Efforts With Science-Based Targets

We’re proud to be a part of a community of leading companies working with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to set and commit to science-based emissions reduction targets that are consistent with keeping global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius.

Becoming Irresistible: Now Is The Time

This week we launch our Irresistible Conference at the same time the stock market has plunged, interest and mortgage rates are rising, and economists are worried about a recession. It reminds me of our first Impact conference in 2008, which we launched the month the financial meltdown began. Whether…

Reconnect, Rebuild, and Redefine: How Our Workmates Are Celebrating APIDA Heritage Month

Workmates in our Asian communities are challenging stigmas and stereotypes, and in the process, creating an empowering narrative of the Asian diaspora.
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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 15,200 employees.

  • What is Workday revenue?

    Latest Workday annual revenue is $5.1 b.

  • What is Workday revenue per employee?

    Latest Workday revenue per employee is $338.1 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 54 other locations.

  • How many offices does Workday have?

    Workday has 62 offices.