Aneel Bhusri net worth and biography

Aneel Bhusri Biography and Net Worth

CEO of Workday

Aneel Bhusri is the co-founder and CEO of Workday, a cloud-based human capital management software firm. 

In the early 1990s, Bhusri began his career at PeopleSoft, a business software company. The enterprise software leader quickly rose within the company under various titles including the role of Senior Vice President of Product Strategy & Marketing. He ultimately became the vice chairman of the board of directors in 1999, a position he held until PeopleSoft was purchased by Oracle in 2004. 

In 2005 Bhusri co-founded Workday with Dave Duffield, PeopleSoft’s founder and former chairman and CEO. Currently, Bhusri is a member of Workday’s board of directors and served as chairman of the board from 2012 to 2014. 

Bhusri has also been an advisory partner at venture capital firm, Greylock Partners, since 1999. During his time with Greylock, Bhusri has actively invested in cloud technologies in applications, data center infrastructure and middleware. He was the lead investor and chairman of storage provider, Data Domain, leading the company to be acquired by EMC in 2009 for $2.4 billion. He’s also invested in and guided the boards of Outlooksoft, Polyserve, and Perfigo, acquired by SAP, HP, and Cisco, respectively. 

Additionally, Bhusri presently served on the boards of Intel, Pure Storage, Okta, and Cloudera as well as the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the Workday Foundation. He is also a Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute. 

The billionaire has been named to the Forbes Midas List six times since 2008. He also joined the Giving Pledge in 2018—a promise by the world’s richest individuals to give the majority of their wealth to charity. 

Bhusri holds an M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Brown University.

What is Aneel Bhusri's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Aneel Bhusri is at least $62.35 million as of October 15th, 2022. Mr. Bhusri owns 418,509 shares of Workday stock worth more than $62,349,471 as of November 25th. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Bhusri may own. Additionally, Mr. Bhusri receives an annual salary of $3,030,000.00 as CEO at Workday. Learn More about Aneel Bhusri's net worth.

How old is Aneel Bhusri?

Mr. Bhusri is currently 56 years old. There are 7 older executives and no younger executives at Workday. Learn More on Aneel Bhusri's age.

What is Aneel Bhusri's salary?

As the CEO of Workday, Inc., Mr. Bhusri earns $3,030,000.00 per year. Learn More on Aneel Bhusri's salary.

How do I contact Aneel Bhusri?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Bhusri and other Workday executives is 6110 STONERIDGE MALL ROAD, PLEASANTON CA, 94588. Workday can also be reached via phone at (925) 951-9000 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Aneel Bhusri's contact information.

Has Aneel Bhusri been buying or selling shares of Workday?

During the last ninety days, Aneel Bhusri has sold $514,548.58 in Workday stock. Most recently, Aneel Bhusri sold 3,497 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Saturday, October 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $147.14, for a transaction totalling $514,548.58. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 418,509 shares of the company's stock, valued at $61,579,414.26. Learn More on Aneel Bhusri's trading history.

Who are Workday's active insiders?

Workday's insider roster includes Aneel Bhusri (CEO), James Bozzini (COO), Christa Davies (Director), David Duffield (Director), Gomez Fernandez (CEO), Barbara Larson (CFO), Michael McNamara (Director), Douglas Robinson (Insider), Richard Sauer (Insider), James Shaughnessy (SVP), Robynne Sisco (CFO), and Michael Stankey (Director). Learn More on Workday's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Workday?

In the last twelve months, insiders at the software maker sold shares 35 times. They sold a total of 1,211,372 shares worth more than $282,012,159.16. The most recent insider tranaction occured on October, 15th when insider Douglas A Robinson sold 2,128 shares worth more than $313,113.92. Insiders at Workday own 21.7 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Workday.

Information on this page was last updated on 10/15/2022.

Aneel Bhusri Insider Trading History at Workday

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
10/15/2022Sell3,497$147.14$514,548.58418,509View SEC Filing Icon  
4/18/2022Sell11,722$218.13$2,556,919.86361,606View SEC Filing Icon  
1/18/2022Sell3,578$247.95$887,165.10View SEC Filing Icon  
10/15/2021Sell4,095$270.09$1,106,018.55View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2021Sell4,108$228.37$938,143.96View SEC Filing Icon  
1/15/2021Sell6,838$225.55$1,542,310.90View SEC Filing Icon  
10/15/2020Sell7,585$225.13$1,707,611.05View SEC Filing Icon  
10/5/2020Sell88,339$221.73$19,587,406.47View SEC Filing Icon  
9/8/2020Sell88,339$210.00$18,551,190.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2020Sell7,584$181.36$1,375,434.24View SEC Filing Icon  
7/6/2020Sell88,339$192.73$17,025,575.47View SEC Filing Icon  
4/15/2020Sell101,577$146.21$14,851,573.17View SEC Filing Icon  
1/15/2020Sell5,714$179.46$1,025,434.44View SEC Filing Icon  
12/5/2019Sell300,000$161.29$48,387,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
10/15/2019Sell6,355$184.02$1,169,447.10View SEC Filing Icon  
9/3/2019Sell300,000$175.27$52,581,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2019Sell6,576$219.15$1,441,130.40View SEC Filing Icon  
6/4/2019Sell300,000$193.14$57,942,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
4/15/2019Sell17,250$193.00$3,329,250.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/4/2019Sell300,000$179.58$53,874,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/15/2019Sell6,370$164.90$1,050,413.00View SEC Filing Icon  
12/3/2018Sell300,000$165.54$49,662,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
10/15/2018Sell7,366$127.26$937,397.16View SEC Filing Icon  
9/6/2018Sell75,000$144.66$10,849,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/16/2018Sell7,380$133.38$984,344.40View SEC Filing Icon  
6/5/2018Sell75,000$128.68$9,651,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
4/16/2018Sell23,424$127.13$2,977,893.12View SEC Filing Icon  
3/2/2018Sell75,000$127.23$9,542,250.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/16/2018Sell9,911$111.00$1,100,121.00View SEC Filing Icon  
12/1/2017Sell75,000$100.34$7,525,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
10/16/2017Sell11,163$107.51$1,200,134.13View SEC Filing Icon  
9/1/2017Sell75,000$108.98$8,173,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/15/2017Sell8,816$101.65$896,146.40View SEC Filing Icon  
7/17/2017Sell11,091$102.70$1,139,045.70View SEC Filing Icon  
6/5/2017Sell75,000$102.87$7,715,250.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/15/2017Sell8,424$94.46$795,731.04View SEC Filing Icon  
4/17/2017Sell13,252$83.15$1,101,903.80View SEC Filing Icon  
1/17/2017Sell8,579$80.33$689,151.07View SEC Filing Icon  
12/5/2016Sell75,000$71.73$5,379,750.00View SEC Filing Icon  
10/17/2016Sell10,317$86.35$890,872.95View SEC Filing Icon  
8/26/2016Sell75,000$83.31$6,248,250.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/15/2016Sell8,736$83.67$730,941.12View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2016Sell10,353$79.06$818,508.18View SEC Filing Icon  
6/2/2016Sell50,000$77.24$3,862,000.00378,280View SEC Filing Icon  
5/16/2016Sell8,692$71.17$618,609.64329,080View SEC Filing Icon  
4/15/2016Sell13,931$76.12$1,060,427.72350,903View SEC Filing Icon  
11/23/2015Sell50,000$81.01$4,050,500.00334,711View SEC Filing Icon  
11/16/2015Sell8,666$79.72$690,853.52334,711View SEC Filing Icon  
10/5/2015Sell48,806$75.40$3,679,972.40343,377View SEC Filing Icon  
8/28/2015Sell1,194$75.00$89,550.00343,377View SEC Filing Icon  
6/4/2015Sell84,062$79.81$6,708,988.22View SEC Filing Icon  
3/12/2015Sell100,000$82.08$8,208,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
12/4/2014Sell100,000$82.76$8,276,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
9/4/2014Sell115,938$89.14$10,334,713.32View SEC Filing Icon  
6/12/2014Sell62,500$80.70$5,043,750.00View SEC Filing Icon  
6/5/2014Sell62,500$76.75$4,796,875.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/20/2014Sell62,500$102.39$6,399,375.00440,252View SEC Filing Icon  
3/13/2014Sell62,500$101.66$6,353,750.00502,752View SEC Filing Icon  
12/12/2013Sell62,500$79.72$4,982,500.00446,010View SEC Filing Icon  
12/5/2013Sell62,500$78.96$4,935,000.00508,510View SEC Filing Icon  
9/12/2013Sell37,500$77.49$2,905,875.00383,465View SEC Filing Icon  
9/10/2013Sell40,000$76.66$3,066,400.00View SEC Filing Icon  
9/5/2013Sell37,500$73.34$2,750,250.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/30/2013Sell40,000$73.26$2,930,400.00483,465View SEC Filing Icon  
7/8/2013Sell15,000$64.90$973,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
6/10/2013Sell15,000$65.73$985,950.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/24/2013Sell15,000$64.32$964,800.00View SEC Filing Icon  
4/12/2013Sell75,000$59.57$4,467,750.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Workday Company Overview

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Workday, Inc. provides enterprise cloud applications in the United States and internationally. The company's applications help its customers to plan, execute, analyze, and extend to other applications and environments, and to manage their business and operations. It offers a suite of financial management applications, which enable chief financial officers to maintain accounting information in the general ledger; manage financial processes; identify real-time financial, operational, and management insights; enhance financial consolidation; reduce time-to-close; promote internal control and auditability; and achieve consistency across finance operations. The company also provides cloud spend management solutions that helps organizations to streamline supplier selection and contracts, manage indirect spend, and build and execute sourcing events, such as requests for proposals; Human Capital Management (HCM) solution, a suite of human capital management applications that allows organizations to manage the entire employee lifecycle from recruitment to retirement, and enables HR teams to hire, onboard, pay, develop, reskill, and provide employee experiences; Workday applications for planning; and applications for analytics and reporting, including augmented analytics to surface insights to the line of business in simple-to-understand stories, machine learning to drive efficiency and automation, and benchmarks to compare performance against other companies. It serves professional and business services, financial services, healthcare, education, government, technology, media, retail, and hospitality industries. The company was formerly known as North Tahoe Power Tools, Inc. and changed its name to Workday, Inc. in July 2005. Workday, Inc. was incorporated in 2005 and is headquartered in Pleasanton, California.
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Today's Range

Now: $148.98
Low: $147.40
High: $149.74

50 Day Range

MA: $148.79
Low: $132.63
High: $160.74

2 Week Range

Now: $148.98
Low: $128.72
High: $285.58


767,418 shs

Average Volume

2,141,078 shs

Market Capitalization

$38.14 billion

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