Workday’s mission is to build the next generation of enterprise business services—Human Resource Management, Financial Management, and Payroll—and deliver the solutions on a Software as a Service (SaaS) model. Founded by PeopleSoft founder and former CEO Dave Duffield with former PeopleSoft Vice Chairman and head of product strategy Aneel Bhusri in March, 2005, Workday is offering an innovative and fresh approach for today’s global businesses.

Date Founded2005
Organization Type (Public/Private)Private
Number of Employees400
Geographical CoverageInternational
Product Name(s)Workday Enterprise Business Services, Workday Human Capital Management, Workday Business Management, Workday Financial Management, Workday Resource Management and Workday Revenue Management
FocusFinancial Management, Human Resources, Payroll
Deployment Options (Traditional/SaaS)SaaS
Open SourceNo
Industry ExpertiseFinancial Services, Healthcare, Higher Education, Manufacturing, Services, Technology
Sample ClientsIntermec, Flextronics, Valsper, McKee Foods, Phillips Plastics, StoneRiver, Life Time Fitness
Number of Users (Organizations)140
Revenue TargetSME, Fortune 500
Active User Community (Y/N)Y
Annual Users Conference (Y/N)Y


Company NameWorkday
Street Address2033 North Main Street Suite 500
CityWalnut Creek
CountryUnited States