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We Empower Leaders to Build Successful, Equitable & Sustainable Organisations

Our work centres on equipping transformational leaders with technology, insights and confidence to drive greater impact and accountability through a modern view of governance, risk and compliance (GRC).

The integrated GRC platform from Diligent helps leading organisations:

  • Simplify and digitise their governance
  • Implement and measure risk management and controls across the organisation
  • Strengthen regulatory compliance
  • Enrich insights with best practices and external benchmarks 
  • Aggregate these insights and data into a holistic view for leadership teams and the board. 

Your Partner in Governance, Risk & Compliance


25,000+ Customers

1,000,000 Users


700,000+ Board Members & Leaders

130 Countries


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Why Diligent? 

Diligent created the modern governance movement. As the leading governance, risk and compliance (GRC) SaaS company, we serve 1 million users from over 25,000 customers around the world. Our innovative technology gives leaders a connected view of governance, risk, compliance and ESG across their organisations. We spark the insights they need to make better decisions and lead with purpose.

Through a modern view of GRC, leaders can drive greater impact and accountability, building more successful, equitable and sustainable organisations and creating a positive, lasting impact on the world. Headquartered in New York, Diligent also has offices in Washington D.C., London, Galway, Budapest, Vancouver, Bengaluru, Munich, and Sydney.

Learn more at diligent.com.

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Partner Network
Diligent partners with organizations that add value for our customers as we seek to deliver modern governance, risk and compliance solutions to leading organizations across the globe.

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Our Core Values

Our values connect all colleagues, no matter where you are in the world or how you joined Diligent. These six values unify our culture and shape our company’s identity – inspiring us and challenging us to do our best work, day in and day out.


Honesty & Integrity

We do what’s right and we openly communicate with and listen to each other and our clients.


We care deeply about what we do, why we do it and the amazing clients who we help every day. 


We build on our core competencies and push ourselves to new heights.


We explore how things can be done differently to improve upon quality, impact and the customer experience.


We pursue and achieve our goals together – we stack hands and collectively make it happen as ONE Diligent.


We set ambitious goals, hold ourselves accountable to them and delight in celebrating our successes.

Brian Stafford

Chief Executive Officer

Lisa Edwards

Chief Operating Officer

Amanda Carty 

Chief Marketing Officer

Michael Stanton

Chief Financial Officer

Avigail Dadone

Chief People Officer

Ken Surdan

Chief Product Officer

Dan Zitting

Managing Director & CEO, Galvanize

Dyke Debrie

Managing Director, Steele Compliance

Nick Flynn

SVP & Managing Director, Americas

Liam Healy

SVP & Managing Director, International

MarKeith Allen

SVP & Managing Director, Mission Driven 

Henry Jiang

Chief Information Security Officer

Our Board

Brian Stafford

Chief Executive Officer

Adam Berger

Betsy Atkins

Behdad Eghbali

Yvette Hollingsworth Clark

Deven Parekh

James Pade

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