About Zendesk

Our Company

At Zendesk, our goal is to help bring companies and their customers closer together. We know that communication is the key to happy relationships, so we build cloud-based customer service software that makes customer conversations easy and more productive.

Our Product

Zendesk is a beautifully simple customer service platform. It enables companies to provide great customer support, scale with self-service options, and differentiate with proactive engagement. The result is customer relationships that are more meaningful, personal, and productive — all at a lower cost. View the tour
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Countries & Territories
  • 2007
  • Founded in Copenhagen
  • 2009
  • Moved to San Francisco


San Francisco (HQ) - Map 989 Market St. Ste. 300
San Francisco, CA 94103
  • Madison, WI
  • Taguig, Manila
  • Dublin
  • Montpellier, France
  • Melbourne
  • Singapore (Zopim)
  • London
  • Copenhagen
  • Tokyo
  • Berlin
  • São Paulo


  • Mikkel Svane
    Chief Executive Officer, Founder
    Mr. Svane co-founded Zendesk and has served as our Chief Executive Officer since August 2007 and as a member of our board of directors since August 2007. He was appointed Chair of our board of directors in January 2014. Prior to founding Zendesk, Mr. Svane founded and served as the Chief Executive Officer of Caput A/S, a software company, and served as a technology consultant. Mr. Svane holds an A.P. in marketing management from Arhus Kobmandsskole.
  • Morten Primdahl
    Morten Primdahl
    Chief Technology Officer, Founder
    Mr. Primdahl co-founded Zendesk and has served as our Chief Technology Officer since August 2007. Mr. Primdahl holds a Bachelors in chemical engineering from the Technical University of Denmark and a Masters, Sci. IT. in computer science and information technology from the IT University of Copenhagen.
  • Alexander Aghassipour
    Alexander Aghassipour
    Chief Product Officer, Founder
    Mr. Aghassipour co-founded Zendesk and has served as our Chief Product Officer since August 2007. Mr. Aghassipour holds Bachelors in electrical engineering from Danmarks Ingeniørakademi and a Masters in information technology from the Technical University of Denmark.
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