Armed with a credit card and a dream, two college friends, Mike Cannon-Brookes and Scott Farquhar set out to create Atlassian. In 2002, they didn't know what kind of company Atlassian was going to be, but they knew exactly what it shouldn't be—an environment where they had to conform rather than be who they authentically are.
Now, over 15 years later, our team has grown to over 3,000 Atlassians worldwide with offices around the globe. But it didn't happen overnight. Here's our story.