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Zendesk, Inc.

1019 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
United States

IndustrySoftware - Application
Full Time Employees2,610

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. John T. KeiserChief Operating Officer492.64kN/A1966
Mr. Mikkel Asger SvaneFounder, Chairman & CEON/AN/A1971
Mr. Alexander AghassipourFounder & Chief Product OfficerN/AN/A1968
Mr. Morten PrimdahlCo-FounderN/AN/A1974
Ms. Elena GomezChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1970
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Zendesk, Inc., a software development company, provides SaaS products for organizations. Its flagship product is Zendesk Support, a system for tracking, prioritizing, and solving customer support tickets across various channels. The company also offers Zendesk Chat, a live chat software to connect with customers on Websites, in applications, and on mobile devices; Zendesk Talk, a cloud-based call center software; Zendesk Guide, a knowledge base that for customer self-service and support agent productivity; Zendesk Message, a customer messaging software; and Zendesk Explore that makes customer data accessible across an organization. In addition, it operates a developer platform that allows organizations to extend the functionality of its family of products, integrate into internal and third-party systems, and customize the experience for their employees and customers. It has operations in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and internationally. Zendesk, Inc. was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Corporate Governance

Zendesk, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of January 1, 2019 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.