David Duffield Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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David Duffield (David Arthur Duffield)

Last Updated: 28 Mar, 2024 | Views: 251

Age: 83

Profession: Business Men

Other Profession(s): Entrepreneur

Famous For: Co-founder and former chairman of People Soft

Higher Education: MBA from Cornell University

Net Worth: $12 Billion

David Duffield Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
21 Sep, 1940 (83 Years 08 Months)

Birth Country
United States

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David Duffield Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography): 
David Duffield was born on September 21, 1940, in Michigan, United States.David Duffield attended Cornell University, where he earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering.David Duffield co-founded Integral Systems, a software company that focused on human resources and financial software.David Duffield founded PeopleSoft, a company that specialized in enterprise software for human resource management, financial management, and customer relationship management.
David Duffield Career:
Co-Founding Integral Systems and Early Ventures:
• In 1977, David Duffield co-founded Integral Systems, a software company that focused on developing human resources and financial software.
• The company's flagship product was "Integral Human Resources," which offered solutions for payroll, benefits administration, and personnel management.
Founding PeopleSoft and Revolutionizing Enterprise Software:
• In 1987, Duffield founded PeopleSoft, a company that played a significant role in revolutionizing the enterprise software industry.
• PeopleSoft developed innovative solutions for human resource management, financial management, and customer relationship management, providing integrated software suites for businesses.
Rapid Growth and IPO of People Soft:
• Under Duffield's leadership, PeopleSoft experienced remarkable growth, expanding its product offerings and customer base.
• In 1992, the company went public with a highly successful initial public offering (IPO), raising significant capital and becoming one of the leading enterprise software companies.
Acquisition Battle with Oracle:
• In 2003, PeopleSoft faced a hostile takeover bid from Oracle Corporation, led by CEO Larry Ellison.
• David Duffield vehemently opposed the acquisition, considering it detrimental to the company's culture and values.
Founding Workday and Continued Innovation:
• After leaving PeopleSoft, Duffield co-founded Workday, Inc. in 2005, along with Aneel Bhusri.
• Workday specializes in cloud-based enterprise software solutions, particularly in human capital management and financial management.
David Duffield Awards:
• 1998: Golden Plate Award
• 2013: EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award Recipient
• 2018: Cornell Engineering Distinguished Alumni Award
David DuffieldUnknown Facts:
Love for Dogs: David Duffield is a dog lover and is known for his strong dedication to animal welfare.
Generous Philanthropy: David Duffieldss has made substantial donations to various organizations, including universities, educational initiatives, and medical research. 

David Duffield Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In feet & Inches 5'7"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 62 Kg
In Pounds 136 lbs

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David Duffield Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

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Cheryl Duffield

Al Duffield


Michael Duffield


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