WalkMe Publishes Inaugural Environmental, Social, and Governance Report
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 03, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WalkMe Ltd. (NASDAQ: WKME), a leading provider of digital adoption solutions, today announced the publication of its first environmental, social, and governance (ESG) report.
WalkMe is redefining the way people interact with technology. Today, enterprises with employees across more than 160 countries around the world are using WalkMe to get the most out of their software investments and achieve business goals. A recent IDC study* calculated the business value WalkMe customers will realize, including a 3-year ROI of 494% achieved through a 60% reduction in support tickets, 40% reduced business errors, and $41.5 in new annual revenue.
Referencing the reporting frameworks of the S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment and the Nasdaq One Report, WalkMe shares its progress and commitment to positively impacting the world across all areas of ESG through its inaugural annual report.
Highlights from the report include:
- Increased the number of women in leadership roles (VP, EVP, SVP positions) by 5% and in people leader roles (manager and above) by 4% from 2022
- Established the WalkMe Way, core company values that guide how employees work with one another and show up for customers and communities
- Created five Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) to support internal community-building and education and engaged employees in over 2,000 hours of volunteer time in their local communities
- Achieved best in class data security and privacy standards, including gaining Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP®) Ready status, making WalkMe the only digital adoption platform listed in the FedRAMP marketplace.
"As the global leader in Digital Adoption Platforms, we believe that the first step in realizing business value is understanding your current state,” said Dan Adika, CEO and Co-founder of WalkMe. “This principle applies to our ESG initiatives as well. Through our inaugural ESG report, we have publicly committed to making a positive impact and driving change as an organization. We take pride in this first step and our accomplishments so far, and we will continue to prioritize our ESG goals."
Read the full report here.
*Source: Report commissioned by WalkMe: The Business Value of WalkMe, IDC #US50860123, June 2023
WalkMe's cloud-based Digital Adoption Platform enables organizations to measure, drive and act to ultimately accelerate their digital transformations and better realize the value of their software investments. Our platform leverages proprietary technology to provide visibility to an organization's Chief Information Officer and business leaders, while improving user experience, productivity and efficiency for employees and customers. Alongside walkthroughs and third-party integration capabilities, our platform can be customized to fit an organization's needs.
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