Sage is the market leader for integrated accounting, payroll and payment systems, supporting the ambition of the world’s entrepreneurs. Sage began as a small business in the UK 30 years ago and over 13,000 colleagues now support millions of entrepreneurs across 23 countries as they power the global economy. We reinvent and simplify business accounting through brilliant technology, working with a thriving community of entrepreneurs, business owners, tradespeople, accountants, partners and developers.
And as a FTSE 100 business, we are active in supporting our local communities and invest in making a real difference through the philanthropy of the Sage Foundation.
In Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands region, Sage has enjoyed tremendous growth and success within the small, medium-sized and larger businesses, boasting over 15,000 customers and more than 100 key business partners, where we are supported by a strong team of 300 staff.
To service the wide and varied customer base in this region, Sage Software Australia (SSA), a subsidiary of Sage PLC, is divided into four strategic operating companies:
Sage One division was created in mid-2015 in order to launch our new
Sage One online accounting application for small businesses and their accountants and bookkeepers.
Sage HandiSoft has been in operation since 1988 and focuses on offering
practice management, client accounting and tax software to a strong base of accountants and bookkeepers.
Sage Payroll and HR Solutions was founded in Australia back in 1985. Sage MicrOpay and Sage WageEasy are two renowned locally developed payroll solutions in Australia.
Sage Business Solutions is our division that distributes Business Management and CRM solutions in this market - Sage 300, Sage X3, Sage 300 Construction & Real Estate and Sage CRM (along with Sage CRM Online). This division of our company has been in operation since 2006 and relies 100% on resellers and channel partners to distribute our solutions in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.