Collaboration and Development
New York, NY


Overall Rank: 35
Category: Collaboration and Development
Category Rank: 3


  • Top Software Company of 2022
  • Top SaaS CEOs of 2022
  • Power 500 Software Company


Diligent is the global leader in modern governance, providing SaaS solutions across governance, risk, compliance and ESG. Serving more than 1 million users from over 25,000 customers around the world, we empower transformational leaders with technology, insights and confidence to drive greater impact and lead with purpose.

Our platform leverages powerful analytics, robotic process automation, and unparalleled industry data to provide leaders with relevant insights from across risk, compliance, audit and ESG—all in one place. This single source of truth gives leaders a holistic view of their organization, the ability to make better decisions, and a platform where they can securely and efficiently collaborate, allowing them to meaningfully modernize their governance practices for better results.

At Diligent, we are agents of positive change. We are changing the way our customers operate and therefore changing the way organizations are run. Diligent empowers leaders to make better decisions for their organizations — and the world.

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Key Products

Diligent Boards & Entities

Increase board efficiency and streamline operations by digitizing governance materials, accessing real-time industry and competitor data, and acting swiftly on opportunities.

Diligent Risk

Mobilize an integrated risk management strategy by accessing all risk management data in a single platform.

Diligent Compliance

Easily manage and report on regulatory requirements and build an ethical, open culture by giving employees transparency on corporate policies.

Diligent Audit Management

Provide assurance across the enterprise and drive efficiency throughout the audit workflow with automation and built-in best practices.

Diligent ESG

Turn ESG promises into progress by tracking and benchmarking ESG initiatives against internal and external frameworks.

Corporate Responsibility

As the leader in modern governance, Diligent helps companies around the world meet their ESG commitments. As a responsible organization, we have our own ESG commitments to uphold as well.

Protecting Our Planet

Diligent is committed to carbon reduction and has pledged to reach Net Zero Carbon Emissions by 2040.

Giving Back

Diligent believes in giving back to our customers, our communities and society in a variety of ways, including community service, financial support, and cutting-edge governance research made available for free to the public through the Diligent Institute.

Moving the Needle

Through our Modern Leadership initiative, Diligent facilitates filling open board and top executive roles with qualified candidates from across the spectrum of race, ethnicity, nationality, LGBTQ+ status, gender, age and expertise.

Customer Insights

“Diligent has been invaluable to me in maintaining a best practices environment with respect to corporate governance at BNY Mellon. Its ease of use and reliability have made it effortless to implement across my organization.” – James Killerlane III, Corporate Secretary, Managing Director & Deputy General Counsel, BNY Mellon


“By creating a single risk and control matrix of around 100 controls for each legal entity around the world, [with] 30 legal entities, we have established consistency in our controls and compliance reporting.” – Giuseppe Dello Iacono, Internal Audit, Campari Group


“As the CCO of the largest university-connected research foundation, we have hundreds of policies in place to address a constantly changing regulatory landscape. It is critical for us to have a single system to manage all these policies effectively.” – Joshua Toas, Chief Compliance Officer, The Research Foundation for the State University of New York