Awards and recognition

We’re delighted that our work has been recognised by many awards across the globe.

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Global

2022

Forbes Best Invoicing And Billing Software - Best For Growing Businesses

Forbes Best Accounting Software For Small Business - Best For Advanced Feature

Bloomberg Gender Equality Index – Bloomberg Gender Equality Index

2021

Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices – Asia-Pacific SME Accounting Software Vendor of the Year

Australia Investor Relations Association – Overall Best IR by a Company within the S&P/ASX 200

Australia Investor Relations Association – Best IR by a Company in the S&P/ASX 50

Australia Investor Relations Association – Best Investor Day by an Australasian Company

2020

Coveo Impact Awards – Innovation award

FTSE4Good Australia – FTSE4Good Australia 30 Index

2019

Coveo Impact Awards – Innovators award

16th Annual International Business Awards – Gold Customer Service Team of the Year – Computer Software Category

AFR Innovation Awards – Ranked 3rd for Xero Central

Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards Asia-Pacific – Innovation in Enabling Business Growth and Transformation Award

Australia Investor Relations Association – Best Use of Technology for Investor Relations

Australia Investor Relations Association – Overall Best Investor Relations by a Company in the S&P/ASX 200

2018

Financial Times FT1000 High-Growth Companies Asia Pacific – Fastest growing tech company in the $200 million+ segment

Finance Asia Achievement Awards – Best Hybrid Deal of 2018

Coveo Impact Awards – Innovators Award

2017

Fintech Breakthrough Awards – Best Overall in Fintech Software

The Cloud Awards – Best SaaS Company (non-US)

2016

Accountant & International Accounting Bulletin Awards – Accountancy Software of the Year

2015

Internet Marketing Association’s IMPACT15 Conference – Platform of the Year

Australia & Asia

2022

Top Graduate Employers – Top Ten Graduate Employers Australia

2021

Australian Association of Graduate Employers – Top Intern Program

Singapore Business Review Management Excellence Awards – Innovator of the Year – Accounting Technology

2020

Mumbrella CommsCon Awards – Best use of Research and Insights

2019

Mumbrella CommsCon Awards – Best PR Team of the Year - Inhouse

2018

AFR Most Innovative Companies List – Best service innovation for Xero Learn

AFR Most Innovative Companies List – Ranked third on the Most Innovative Companies List

Australian Business Awards – Employer of Choice

2017

Australian Excellence Awards – SaaS Vendor of the Year

Frost & Sullivan Excellence Awards – Australia Financial Accounting SaaS Vendor of the Year

Global survey run by Hired – Ranked number 1 Melbourne tech firm

2016

New Zealand & Pacific Islands

2022

GradNewZealand – No 1 Graduate Employer

2021

NZ Association of Graduate Employers – Best Graduate Development Programme

GradNewZealand – No 1 Graduate Employer

NZ Hi-Tech Awards – Hi-Tech Inspiring Individual

Research Association New Zealand – RAEAWARD Business to Business Platinum Award

Research Association New Zealand – RAEAWARD Business to Business Gold Award

2020

NZ Deloitte Top 200 – Best Growth Strategy

NZ Association of Graduate Employers – Best Graduate Development Programme

TIN100 awards – Ranked 2nd – EY 10 Companies to Watch

2019

Canstar Awards – Best Accounting Software

2018

EY NZ Procurement Excellence Awards – Procurement team of the year

NZ Graduate Employers Awards – Best Print Campaign

NZ Graduate Employers Awards – Best Graduate Website

2017

Deloitte Awards – Master of Growth Award

2015

NZ Hi Tech Awards – PwC Hi-Tech Company of the Year

UK & EMEA

2022

UK FinTech Awards 2022– Accounting Tech of the Year

FinTech Magazine – Top 100 Women in FinTech

2021

UK FinTech Awards 2021– Accounting Tech of the Year

2020

UK Fintech Awards – Accounting Tech Award

South African Small Business Awards – Top 20 Winner in the South African Small Business Awards

South African Small Business Awards – National Small Business Champion Winner

Digital Accountancy Forum Awards – Accountancy Software of the Year

2019

Business Tech Awards – Fintech Innovator of the Year

South African Small Business Awards – Top SME Solution Award

The British Business Awards – Accountancy Software Provider of the Year

South African Small Business Awards – Top 20 Winner

UK Accounting Excellence Awards – Data & Expense Management Software of the Year Award

London Business School Real Innovation Awards – Best Beats First Award Judges’ Choice 2019

ICB Luca Awards – Personality of the Year Award

FD Excellence Awards – Financial Software Provider

National Technology Awards – Cloud Product of the Year

2018

British Accounting Excellence Software Awards – Small Business Accounting Software of the Year - Practitioner’s Choice

SA Small Business Awards – National Innovation Award

2017

British Accountancy Awards – Practice Software Product of the Year

2016

UK Cloud Awards – Financial Product of the Year

Real Business FD’s Excellence Awards – Software Vendor of the Year

British Small Business Awards – Technology Provider of the Year

British Accountancy Awards – Client Software Product of the Year

North America

2022

2021

CPA Practice Advisor – 20 Under 40 Influencers

APPEALIE Awards – SaaS Customer Success Awards

AgTech Breakthrough Awards – AgTech Finance Solution of the Year

2020

CPA Practice Advisor – 20 Under 40 Influencers

2019

Built in Colorado – 2019 Best Places to Work

CPA Practice Advisor – 20 Under 40 Influencers

Practice Ignition – Top 50 Women in Accounting

2018