John Goulding is the CEO and co-founder of Workvivo, an internal communications platform that helps companies increase employee engagement in their organisation. After years working in HRTech, John felt compelled to tackle the workplace engagement problem that costs companies millions every year and set up Workvivo to improve the employee experience. He previously served as CEO of CoreHR, an Enterprise Payroll & HR software suite, which had annual revenue of almost US$40m and was acquired by JMI Equity in December 2015. Prior to joining CoreHR in 2007, John was Senior Director of Global Support in EMC (now Dell EMC), leading 400 engineers in Boston, Cork, Tokyo and Sydney, servicing 1.2 million customer events per year. John started out his career as a nuclear physicist before turning to tech.