Zendesk Names Julie Swinney Permanent CFO

Mar 1st, 2023Key hire
  • Julie Swinney is appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Zendesk, confirmed on March 1, 2023.

  • Swinney has been part of Zendesk since October 2021 and acted as interim CFO since November 2022.

  • She brings over 25 years of experience from Intel, with roles including the CFO of cloud and enterprise data center business.

  • Zendesk, post-acquisition by Hellman & Friedman and Permira, is focusing on profitably scaling and customer value creation.

  • Swinney aims to support Zendesk's long-term financial goals, sustainable cost structure, and investment in innovative customer solutions.