George Battle - Workday Independent Director

WDAY -- USA Stock  

Fiscal Quarter End: January 31, 2020  

Mr. A. George Battle is no longer Independent Director of the Company, effective June 18, 2019. From 2004 to 2005, Mr. Battle served as Executive Chairman at Ask Jeeves, Inc., a provider of information search and retrieval services. From 2000 until 2004, Mr. Battle served as Chief Executive Officer at Ask Jeeves. From 1968 until his retirement in 1995, Mr. Battle was an employee and then partner at Arthur Andersen LLP and Andersen Consulting, global accounting and consulting firms. Mr. Battle has served as a director of Expedia, Inc. since January 2005, of Fair Isaac Corporationrationration since 1996, and of Netflix, Inc. since June 2005. He also served as Lead Independent Director of LinkedIn Corporationrationration from July 2010 to December 2016, and as a director of Open Table, Inc. from 2006 to July 2014, of the Masters Select family of funds from 1996 until December 2012, of Advent Software, Inc. from 2005 until May 2011, of Ask Jeeves from 1995 until 2005, and of PeopleSoft from 1995 to 2004. Mr. Battle received a bachelors degree in economics from Dartmouth College and a masters degree in business administration from Stanford University
Age: 74  Director Since 2007      
925 951-9000
Battle brings to our Board of Directors a diversity of distinguished experiences and seasoned business acumen. His service as a director on a number of public and private company boards provides an important perspective on corporate governance matters, including best practices.

Management Efficiency

The company has return on total asset (ROA) of (5.06) % which means that it has lost $5.06 on every $100 spent on asset. This is way below average. Similarly, it shows return on stockholders equity (ROE) of (22.01) % meaning that it created substantial loss on money invested by shareholders.
The company currently holds 1.55 B in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 66.9 indicating the company may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations. Workday has Current Ratio of 1.17 suggesting that it may not have the ability to pay its financial obligations when they are due.

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Entity Summary

Workday, Inc. provides enterprise cloud applications worldwide. Workday, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Pleasanton, California. Workday operates under SoftwareApplication classification in USA and is traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 11800 people.Workday (WDAY) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA and employs 11,800 people.

Workday Leadership Team

George Still, Vice Chairman of the Board, Lead Independent Director
Chano Fernandez, Co-President
George Battle, Independent Director
Michael Frandsen, Executive Vice President Products, Support and Delivery
Michael Stankey, Pres and COO
Philip Wilmington, Co-Pres
AnnMarie Campbell, Director
Michael Haase, Vice President Finance, Treasurer, and Investor Relations
Petros Dermetzis, Executive Vice President - Development
Michael Magaro, IR Contact Officer
Diana McKenzie, CIO
Christa Davies, Independent Director
Lee Styslinger, Director
Michael McNamara, Independent Director
Mark Peek, Co-Pres
Robynne Sisco, CFO
Christine Cefalo, Chief Marketing Officer
Christina Davies, Independent Director
Jerry Yang, Independent Director
Ashley Goldsmith, Chief People Officer
Aneel Bhusri, Co-Founder, CEO, Director and Member of Investment Committee
David Duffield, Co-Founder and Chairman
Stanley Swete, CTO
James Bozzini, Executive VP of Customer Operations
Carl Eschenbach, Director
James Shaughnessy, Senior Vice President General Counsel, Secretary
ChihYuan Yang, Independent Director

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