Workday Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2005

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 18,800


  • Stock Symbol
  • WDAY

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 22

  • Share Price
  • $209.48
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Workday General Information


Workday is a software company that offers human capital management, or HCM, financial management, and business planning solutions. Known for being a cloud-only software provider, Workday is headquartered in Pleasanton, California. Founded in 2005, Workday now employs over 18,000 employees.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
North Tahoe Power Tools
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Database Software
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 6110 Stoneridge Mall Road
  • Pleasanton, CA 94588
  • United States
+1 (925) 000-0000

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Workday Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$209.48 $207.08 $202.01 - $311.28 $55.6B 265M 2.44M $5.65

Workday Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 30-Apr-2024 FY 2024 31-Jan-2024 FY 2023 31-Jan-2023 FY 2022 31-Jan-2022
EV 60,137,729 72,947,394 44,396,719 61,832,149
Revenue 7,564,688 7,259,000 6,216,000 5,139,000
EBITDA 541,799 451,000 109,000 372,000
Net Income 1,487,864 1,381,000 (367,000) 29,000
Total Assets 15,941,000 16,452,000 13,486,000 10,498,505
Total Debt 3,344,000 3,296,000 3,249,000 2,102,756
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Workday Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Workday Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
% Owned

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Workday Comparisons

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Workday Competitors (37)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Salesforce Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 00000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
Informatica Formerly PE-Backed Redwood City, CA 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Alteryx Private Equity-Backed Irvine, CA 0000 00000 000000000000 00000
ServiceNow Formerly VC-backed Santa Clara, CA 00000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
SAP Corporation Walldorf, Germany 000000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
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Workday Patents

Workday Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240070489-A1 Personalized question answering using semantic caching Pending 23-Aug-2022 00000000
US-20240054368-A1 Geographic distribution of resources using genetic algorithms Pending 09-Aug-2022 000000000
US-20230315768-A1 Computerized systems and methods for semantic searching Pending 29-Mar-2022 0000000000 0
US-20230325632-A1 Automated anomaly detection using a hybrid machine learning system Pending 28-Mar-2022
US-20230297916-A1 Anomaly detection of miscoded tags in data fields Pending 18-Mar-2022 G06Q10/0635 0
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Workday Executive Team (85)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Carl Eschenbach Board Member & Co-Chief Executive Officer
Zane Rowe Chief Financial Officer
Alejandro Mayer Executive & Chief Strategy Officer, Strategy
Jens Löhmar Chief Technology Officer, Continental & DACH
Cristina Goldt General Manager, Talent Optimization
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Workday Board Members (19)

Name Representing Role Since
Aneel Bhusri Workday Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Chairman 000 0000
Ann-Marie Campbell Self Board Member & Member of Nomination & Governance Committee 000 0000
Carl Eschenbach Workday Board Member & Co-Chief Executive Officer 000 0000
Chih-Yuan Yang Self Board Member, Member of Compensation Committee & Cahir of Investment Committee 000 0000
Christa Davies Self Board Member, Chairperson of Audit Committee and Member of Nomination & Governance Committee 000 0000
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Workday Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Workday Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Workday Investments & Acquisitions (22)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
HiredScore 01-Apr-2024 0000000000 Database Software 0000 0000
Adept 23-Feb-2023 00000 0000 00000 Systems and Information Management
VNDLY 21-Dec-2021 0000000000 00000 Business/Productivity Software 00000 000
Zimit 28-Sep-2021 0000000000 0000 Business/Productivity Software 00000 000
Peakon 09-Mar-2021 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Human Capital Services 00000 000
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Workday Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Workday Ventures Corporate Venture Capital San Francisco, CA 2018
VNDLY Business/Productivity Software Mason, OH 0000
HiredScore Database Software New York, NY 0000
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Workday ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated May, 31, 2024

17.52 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

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Management is related to actions taken to manage ESG issues


Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.


Covered Companies

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Workday Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Trusted Key Solutions 18-Jul-2019 000000000000000000 Completed
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Duo Security 16-Oct-2017 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 13 buyers
Anaplan 13-May-2014 Later Stage VC 00000 Completed
  • 10 buyers
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Workday FAQs

  • When was Workday founded?

    Workday was founded in 2005.

  • Who is the founder of Workday?

    Dave Duffield and David Duffield are the founders of Workday.

  • Who is the CEO of Workday?

    Carl Eschenbach and Dave Duffield are the CEOs of Workday.

  • Where is Workday headquartered?

    Workday is headquartered in Pleasanton, CA.

  • What is the size of Workday?

    Workday has 18,800 total employees.

  • What industry is Workday in?

    Workday’s primary industry is Database Software.

  • Is Workday a private or public company?

    Workday is a Public company.

  • What is Workday’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Workday is WDAY.

  • What is the current stock price of Workday?

    As of 14-Jun-2024 the stock price of Workday is $209.48.

  • What is the current market cap of Workday?

    The current market capitalization of Workday is $55.6B.

  • What is Workday’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Workday is $7.56B.

  • Who are Workday’s competitors?

    Salesforce, Informatica, Alteryx, ServiceNow, and SAP are some of the 37 competitors of Workday.

  • What is Workday’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Workday’s EPS for 12 months was $5.65.

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