Torrentz will always love you. Xero is a New Zealand-based software company that develops cloud-based accounting software for quickbooks 2014 for dummies pdf and medium-sized businesses.
The company has offices in New Zealand, Australia, the United Kingdom, the United States and Singapore It is listed on both the New Zealand Exchange and Australian Securities Exchange. Its products are used in over 180 different countries. Xero was founded by Rod Drury and his personal accountant when they felt that traditional desktop accounting software had become outdated and decided to create a modern cloud-based product.
Xero Limited was officially formed in 2006 in Wellington, New Zealand where its global headquarters are still located. The company entered the Australian market and the United Kingdom in 2008, and United States in 2011. Drury decided to list on the NZX rather than receive investment from Silicon Valley in order to avoid being pressured into selling to a larger competing company. The company focused on the New Zealand market and product and development for its first five years before entering other markets.