Mike Stankey is president and chief operating officer at Workday and leads the company’s global, customer-facing operations, including data center operations, professional services and customer support. Mike also is responsible for all go-to-market programs including sales, marketing and partnerships.
Prior to joining Workday in 2009, Mike was a partner at Greylock Partners, where he focused on the next generation of enterprise technologies. Before Greylock, Mike served for five years as chairman and CEO at PolyServe, a storage virtualization software company that was sold to Hewlett-Packard under Mike’s leadership in 2007. Mike began a nine-year career at PeopleSoft starting in 1993, where he held various general management and sales management roles, including senior vice president of North American sales.