Glen Foster, Director of Accounting Partners UK & EMEA shared with us their perceptions of being an earned 2019 Accounting Excellence winner.

How does it feel to win Data & Expense Management Software of the Year?

It was a great honour to win the data & expense management award. We’re really proud of all the work that has gone into developing Xero Expenses and to get the recognition via this award is amazing.

How will winning the 2019 Accounting Excellence Award for Data & Expense Management Software of the Year impact your firm?

Winning will really motivate the team to continue to think of smart ways in which we can help small businesses become more efficient. It’s great recognition internally for all the hard work that goes on.

What advice would you give to anyone entering the awards, or thinking of entering the awards next year?

Just do it. You may win or you may lose but you’ll learn lots through the process.

What does accounting excellence mean to you?

To me. Accounting Excellence is about that top 10%. It’s about striving for perfection and continually trying to improve year after year.