About Us

Who we are

Diligent is the largest governance, risk and compliance (GRC) SaaS provider, serving more than one million users from over 23,000 organizations around the globe. Our modern GRC platform ensures boards, executives and other leaders have a holistic, integrated view of audit, risk, information security, ethics and compliance across the organization.

Diligent is the only company that delivers “the last mile of GRC,” seamlessly connecting risk and compliance to the board.

What we do

We empower transformational leaders with technology, insights, and confidence to drive greater impact and accountability through a modern view of governance, risk, and compliance.

Diligent’s modern, integrated GRC platform helps leading organizations simplify and digitize their governance; implement and measure risk management and controls across the organization; enrich insights with best practices and external benchmarks; strengthen regulatory compliance; and aggregate these insights and data into a holistic view for leadership teams and the board.

Why we do it

To create a world where every leader is empowered to build successful, equitable, and sustainable organizations.

Trusted By

 

50%+

OF THE FORTUNE 1000

 

70%+

OF THE FTSE

 

65%+

OF THE ASX

Our commitment to ESG

As a leader in modern governance, Diligent is committed to helping companies around the world uphold their ESG (environment, social, governance) commitments. In part, we help companies by providing cutting-edge digital solutions to ESG challenges, producing insightful ESG thought leadership, and convening corporate leaders for meaningful discussions of ESG issues. Learn more.

We are global

Headquartered in New York, Diligent also has offices in Washington D.C., London, Galway, Budapest, Vancouver, Bengaluru, Munich, and Sydney as we serve customers in over 130 countries. See our global offices.

Come join us

At Diligent, every day we directly impact how many of the world’s most influential leaders guide their organizations. It’s a big responsibility and an exciting opportunity. Join us!

Our History

2003

Diligent Established as Diligent Partners

2007

IPO on NZK

2015

Brian Stafford Joins Diligent as CEO

Brian Stafford Joins Diligent As CEO

2016

Introduced Secure Messaging Solution

Introduced Secure Messaging Solution

Acquired by Insight Partners

Acquired By Insight Partners

2017

Added Entity Management Offering

Added Entity Management Offering

Added Mission-Driven Solutions for Non-Profits, Education, State & Local Governments

2018

Clearlake Joins as Investor

Clearlake Joins As Investor

Added Governance Data & Analytics Offerings

Added Governance Data & Analytics Offerings

Added Secure File Sharing and Meeting Workflow Solutions

Added Secure File Sharing And Meeting Workflow Solutions

2019

Launch of Modern Governance & The Modern Governance Summit

Launch Of Modern Governance & The Modern Governance Summit

2020

Blackstone Joins as Investor, Clearlake Increases Investment

Blackstone Joins As Investor, Clearlake Increases Investment

2021

Acquisition of Steele and Galvanize; Diligent becomes the world’s largest GRC SaaS provider

Acquisition Of Steele And Galvanize