Co-Founder and Co-CEO
Scott Farquhar is the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Atlassian, a collaboration software company. Scott co-founded the company with his university friend, Mike Cannon-Brookes, in 2002 from Australia, which has grown to over 7,000 staff globally, serving over 200,000 customers. Outside Atlassian, Scott is passionate about making corporate philanthropy an integral part of business, spearheading the Pledge 1% movement. Outside of Atlassian he is also a co-founder of Skip Capital, a private investment fund, and is a Board Director of the Tech Council of Australia. He has been recognised as a leading entrepreneur by Ernst & Young and Forbes, amongst others.